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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

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...

A total of 881 students in the University of Northern Iowa College of Education were named to the Dean's List for fall semester 2019. All achieved a 3.5 grade point average or above while completing a minimum of 12 graded credit hours in that semester. 

The graduates...

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...

COE at a Glance

Teacher in Classroom
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