Welcome to the College of Education

The University of Northern Iowa College of Education offers you a diverse range of programs that prepare you for successful careers spanning education to health and human services.  

Our graduates earn Bachelor of Arts, Master of Arts, Master of Arts in Education, Master of Athletic Training, Specialist in Education degrees. The college also offers one of only two doctoral programs at UNI, with our Doctor of Education.

At the UNI College of Education, you will join generations of graduates who have excelled in their fields.

  • As the legacy anchor of the UNI Teacher Education Program, our early childhood, elementary and middle level teaching graduates benefit from the experience and expertise of Iowa's largest educator preparation program. Our graduates in education-related careers go on to become leaders in the classroom, school psychologists, principals, superintendents,  special education consultants, literacy specialists, school librarians, early childhood education providers and instructional technologists.
  • Graduates focusing on health-related degrees enjoy similar success in health-related careers including public health, fitness, athletic training and physical therapy while others move into coaching, nonprofit management, tourism and recreation positions.
  • Others seek out careers in higher education as advisers, administrators and university faculty members. 

In preparing the next generation of education and health and human services professionals, we value leadership and excellence across these diverse fields, innovation for best professional practice and strong collaborative relationships with the professionals and communities we serve. 

Come see our beautiful campus, visit our classes and tour our facilities. We're here to be your partner in finding your path.