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For Prospective Students
The College of Education is a national and global leader in education and research, attracting the best students from across the U.S. and around the world. Our faculty have won international honors for their research and discoveries. We take pride in the preparation of teachers, preschool through secondary education, by using the latest advances in educational research. We prepare leaders at the doctoral level who will assume positions as faculty at other universities, as school administrators, and as policy makers at the state and federal level.
For students interested in the majors of Special Education, Elementary Education, Early Childhood Education, or the Minor in Secondary School Teaching:
Please Note: Students already awarded an undergraduate degree may not apply to an undergraduate degree program in the College of Education.
College of Education Resources
Prospective undergraduate students will find most essential information at the University of Illinois Undergraduate Admissions web site. Resources include:
An advanced degree from the College of Education at Illinois opens doors of opportunity in nearly every field you can imagine...
As a graduate student at the College of Education at Illinois, you'll find yourself part of a community where learning and teaching blend seamlessly with research and practice - a community redefining the art and science of education for a new century.