SPECIAL NOTICE: Winter Break Availability
College of Education offices are open and working remotely until January 19, 2021. To contact us, please email or call the contacts listed below:
COE Dean's Office: 319-273-2717; firstname.lastname@example.org
C&I: 319-273-2873, 319-273-2167 or 319-273-2050; email@example.com
EPFLS: 319-273-2694; firstname.lastname@example.org
HRCS: 319-273-0654; email@example.com
Kinesiology: 319-273-2613; firstname.lastname@example.org
Special Education: 319-273-6061
Other Offices and Centers:
IRTS: Staff will work remotely beginning December 14, 2020. Call 319-273-3342 or email IRTS@uni.edu.
Office of Teacher Education: 319-273-2265; email@example.com
Iowa Regents' Center for Early Development Education: 319-273-2101; firstname.lastname@example.org
Jacobson Center for Comprehensive Literacy: 319-273-2053; email@example.com
Child Development Center: The center remains open from November 30 to December 18 with three classrooms, 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. It re-opens January 4 to January 22 from 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. with three classrooms. Call 319-273-3946.
Forward Together: Protecting Our Panthers
Turn to forwardtogether.uni.edu for return to campus information and continuing COVID-19 resources.
Academic Programs and Requirements
Discover what you can study and what classes you’ll take, whether your future is in teaching or in health and human services.
The College of Education works with UNI Teacher Education to prepare students to become elementary, middle and high school teachers. All teaching majors should visit the Office of Teacher Education website for up-to-date and complete information about the UNI Teacher Education Program. Here are some teacher education FAQs.
The Department of Teaching is responsible for administering the student teaching component of the University of Northern Iowa's Teacher Education Program. A statewide network of student teachers centers offers a variety of student teaching sites in urban, suburban and rural school systems.
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Student Services and Resources
COE advisers offer undergraduate academic advising to all majors in early childhood education; elementary education; middle level education; recreation, tourism and nonprofit leadership; public health and education; movement and exercise science; and physical education--teaching.
Explore dozens of resources to help you land a job in state, out of state or internationally. Specific teaching-related career info can be found here.