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I'M INTERESTED IN EDUCATION PROGRAMS

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

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I'M INTERESTED IN HEALTH AND WELL-BEING PROGRAMS

(i.e., physical education, athletic training, movement and exercise science, coaching, public health, therapeutic recreation, nonprofit leadership, leisure, youth and human services) 

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College of Education News

The African American Read-In is back.

After the polar vortex led to cancellation last year, the 14th read-in returns to Maucker Union at the University of Northern Iowa on Thursday, Feb. 27, from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p...

The ninth annual African American Children and Families Conference will focus on "Transforming Communities for the Betterment of the Lives of African American Children and Families” during a pre-conference on Thursday, Feb. 27, and a full...

Bailey Leitner, a senior at Dubuque Senior High School, has been awarded the Sally Gearhart Strottman Memorial Scholarship in Elementary Education at the University of Northern Iowa. The award is given by the UNI College of Education to an incoming freshman from Northeast...

How educators and others can support emergent bilingual learning students and families is the focus of this year’s Bill and Linda Tubbs Teaching Connections professional development program planned...

Hometown: Carroll, Iowa Degree: B.A., Public Health and Education: Global Health and Humanitarian Assistance 

As Emily Dvorak receives her degree from the UNI College of Education this December 2019, her experience reflects those of many students. She selected a major...

COE at a Glance

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Teaching majors acquire 750+ hours of experience in PK-12 schools
Graduation Cap
98% 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 our program the largest in Iowa
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UNI is No. 6 in the U.S. in administering the TEACH grant