Boards & Commissions

The following committees, boards, and other groups have been created to provide advice to the U.S. Department of Education on policy and program issues. See an overview of the law that governs these committees.

Advisory Committees

  • Historically Black College and University Capital Financing Advisory Board
  • National Advisory Committee on Institutional Quality and Integrity
  • National Advisory Council on Indian Education
  • National Board for Education Sciences
  • National Board of the Fund for the Improvement of Postsecondary Education
  • President's Advisory 1776 Commission
  • President's Advisory Commission on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders Per Executive Order 13872 Moving To Department of Commerce
  • President's Advisory Commission on Educational Excellence for African Americans
  • President's Advisory Commission on Educational Excellence For Hispanics
  • President's Board of Advisors on Historically Black Colleges and Universities

Operational Committees

  • Commission on Presidential Scholars (CPS)
  • National Committee on Foreign Medical Education and Accreditation

Independent Organizations Affiliated with ED

  • National Assessment Governing Board (NAGB)

For detailed information on budget, charter, members, accomplishments, meetings, and reports on all government advisory committees, go to the GSA FACA (Federal Advisory Committee Act) Database

Last Modified: 01/08/2021