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Future Students

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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

Future teachers will have two special opportunities to learn more about the Teacher Education Program at University of Northern Iowa with new visit days planned for mid-October.

Be a Teacher Day at UNI

The first-ever Be a Teacher Day at UNI is planned for...

Colleen S. Mulholland has been named interim dean of the University of Northern Iowa College of Education, effective August 10. 

UNI Provost and Executive Vice President Jim Wohlpart announced her appointment following the resignation of Dean Gaetane Jean-Marie, who...

A total of 855 students in the University of Northern Iowa College of Education were named to the Dean's List for spring semester 2019. All achieved a 3.5 grade point average or above while completing a minimum of 12 graded credit hours in that semester. 

Ten states...

Mahjabeen Hussain loved English literature and languages growing up as a Bangladesh native. Bengali is her native language, but she learned Urdu, French, and Arabic along with English, having lived abroad during her formative years.

Her exposure to learning these...

On graduation weekend in May 2019, Michael and Tiffany Schmidt took the stage at the University of Northern Iowa McLeod Center to receive their diplomas; he, as a business administration major in the College of Business Administration, who completed his studies in December...

COE at a Glance

Teacher in Classroom
Teaching majors acquire 750+ hours of experience in PK-12 schools
Graduation Cap
95% of recent College of Education grads are employed or continuing their education
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450+ teachers graduate from UNI 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