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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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

More than 475 undergraduate and graduate students in the College of Education conclude their studies at University of Northern Iowa this spring, despite the disruption of COVID-19.

The diversity of preparation within the College of Education often gets overlooked. Its...

Twenty-eight non-traditional students, who transformed their initial career choices into a foundation to teach middle and high school students, will complete the Regents Alternative Pathway to Iowa Licensure program (RAPIL) on...

A revamped and streamlined program awaits students entering the College of Education’s Doctor of Education Program this August at the University of Northern Iowa. 

Now delivered in cooperation with UNI...

In a series of perspectives from University of Northern Iowa College of Education faculty:

Disa Cornish, associate professor of public health and education, shares her perspective on the role of...

In an effort to protect student and employee health -- and with guidance from the Iowa Board of Regents – all on-campus courses will switch over to exclusive online instruction beginning Monday, March 23 through summer 2020.

For detailed information and future updates...

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. 7 in the U.S. in administering the TEACH grant