Welcome to the College of Education

Future Students

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I'M INTERESTED IN EDUCATION PROGRAMS

(early childhood, elementary, middle level or high school teaching, special education, literacy education, school librarian, school psychologist, school administrator)

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Teacher working with athletic training students

I'M INTERESTED IN HEALTH AND WELL-BEING PROGRAMS

(physical education, athletic training, movement and exercise science, health professions, coaching, public health, recreation, tourism, nonprofit leadership) 

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Graduate
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College of Education News

In the midst of a continuing pandemic, Black Friday and a national holiday weekend, more than 250 graduates of the University of Northern Iowa College of Education completed their degrees, as recognized in an online commencement on November 28. 

“This has been a...

Jason Baehr, professor of philosophy, Loyola Marymount University (LMU) in Los Angeles, Calif., kicks off the virtual Virtuous Educator Speaker Series on December 3 from from 3 to 4 p.m. with the topic “...

Beginning fall 2020, University of Northern Iowa students interested in building the livability of their communities through community recreation, tourism, nonprofit and youth administration, therapeutic recreation or outdoor recreation can turn to a renamed degree:...

Building awareness, skills and knowledge around the topic of adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) is the focus of a day-long virtual conference hosted November 13 by the University of Northern Iowa College of Education for its annual Bill and Linda Tubbs Teaching Connections...

Nearly 240 students have been recognized this fall as having satisfied requirements for admission to the University of Northern Iowa Teacher Education program. This includes students preparing to teach at all preK-12 levels: early childhood, elementary, middle level and high...

COE at a Glance

Teacher in Classroom
Teaching majors acquire 750+ hours of experience in PK-12 schools
Graduation Cap
96% of recent College of Education grads are employed or continuing their education
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450+ graduates from UNI teacher education each year, making UNI's program the largest in Iowa
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UNI is No. 7 in the U.S. in administering the TEACH grant