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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:
As a graduate student enrolled in the Graduate College at Illinois, you are part of a vibrant community. The Graduate College is here to help you navigate your way through graduate school and beyond. Here is a link to new student information with the Graduate College.