Prospective Students

Vast Alumni Reach

One in seven CPS students is taught by a College of Education-prepared teacher; one in eleven CPS students attends a school run by a College alumni principal.

Urban Focused

Our programs are geared towards strengthening life outcomes for Black and Latino children in Chicago and beyond.

Immersed in Research

Our students create and implement research-based teaching and leadership techniques transforming Chicago classrooms and communities.

Confronting Inequality

Our centers, clinics and labs like the UIC Reading Center, with its focus on improving Black literacy outcomes, are tackling head-on the effects of poverty in America's cities.

Committed Faculty

Our faculty's preparation of teachers, researchers and community leaders is informed by their work embedded in communities advocating for public education.

Vast Alumni Reach

One in seven CPS students is taught by a College of Education-prepared teacher; one in eleven CPS students attends a school run by a College alumni principal.

Urban Focused

Our programs are geared towards strengthening life outcomes for Black and Latino children in Chicago and beyond.

Immersed in Research

Our students create and implement research-based teaching and leadership techniques transforming Chicago classrooms and communities.

Confronting Inequality

Our centers, clinics and labs like the UIC Reading Center, with its focus on improving Black literacy outcomes, are tackling head-on the effects of poverty in America's cities.

Committed Faculty

Our faculty's preparation of teachers, researchers and community leaders is informed by their work embedded in communities advocating for public education.

Why UIC College of Education?

Why come to the UIC College of Education?  Hear it from our alumni:

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