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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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College of Education News

Nearly 1,000 University of Northern Iowa College of Education undergraduates were named to the Dean's List for fall semester 2020. All achieved a 3.5 grade point average or above while completing a minimum of 12 graded credit hours in that semester.  

A total of 996...

Rebekah (Bekah) Craighton, a senior at Hampton Dumont High School in Hampton, Iowa, has been awarded the Sally Gearhart Strottman Memorial Scholarship in Elementary...

The 10th African American Children and Families Conference will focus on "The Time Is Now: Restructuring Our Mind and Spirit”  in a special virtual version of the annual conference on Friday, February 12, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. 

The...

University of Northern Iowa’s online master’s in education programs were recognized in the top 25 percent nationally, according to the 2021 U.S. News and World Report rankings released January 26, 2021.

The UNI programs tied for 72nd among 296 ranked programs.  ...

For the 15th year, University of Northern Iowa plans to celebrate the literary works of African American authors and illustrators during Black History Month as part of the National African American Read-In, which engages more than one million readers annually. 

This...

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