The College of Education offers three certification and endorsement programs in Early Childhood Education and Special Education.
Why the UW College of Education?
The UW College of Education offers nationally accredited programs with experienced and innovative faculty. Undergraduate programs include Elementary & Early Childhood Education and Secondary Education, and graduate degree programs include Counseling, Special Education,Curriculum and Instruction, Instructional Technology, Educational Administration,Literacy Education, Mathematics Education, and Science Education. Our students benefit from a low student-faculty ratio, strong partnerships with Wyoming school districts, a rigorous teacher preparation program with extensive faculty supervised field experiences, and a community culture focused on Developing Competent and Democratic Professionals.
The UW College of Education Provides Quality Teacher Education
The UW College of Education prepares our graduates for the academic, pedagogical and social challenges inherent in education careers. Through our education programs, our students develop the skills, knowledge and dispositions necessary to enter exciting careers in elementary and early childhood education, secondary education, special education, educational leadership and higher education. Undergraduate students complete extensive pedagogy preparation and a semester of full-time student teaching under the supervision of an experienced faculty member.
A leader among Education Programs
With high employment placement statistics and a high demand for the quality of our graduates, the UW College of Education is a leader among education programs. The addition of the Sullivan Family Student Center, a newly renovated Counselor Education Training Clinic, and four Wyoming Excellence Endowed Chairs are just a few of our recent facility and faculty enhancements. In addition, our collaborations with other UW colleges are consistent and focused on supporting our students' growth and opportunities. The UW College of Education provides an environment for success!