Education

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Majors & Programs

The College of Education prepares, inspires and supports students to become caring, reflective and competent professionals. For more than 100 years we have educated Nebraska's teachers. We offer these programs:

PRAXIS Core Exam Prep

Sheryl Feinstein

About Us

Students in the College of Education pursue academic programs in a wide variety of educational and professional areas at both the undergraduate and graduate level. Our curriculum is designed to be student-centered and intellectually stimulating.

Resources & Outreach

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One room school house

One Room, One Teacher

One-room-school teachers are honored once a year and current UNK students benefit through a unique program that remembers and honors teachers who taught in rural Nebraska schools. In a program started in 2013, the One Room, One Teacher Scholarship Fund is helping continue the legacy of brilliant, effective Nebraska educators, one teacher at a time.

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CAEP Accreditation (Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation)

CAEP Accreditation

CAEP Accreditation: Call for Third Party Comments

The College of Education at the University of Nebraska Kearney is hosting an accreditation visit by the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP) on November 12-14, 2017. Interested parties are invited to submit third-party comments to the site team. Please note that comments must address substantive matters related to the quality of professional education programs offered, and should specify the party's relationship to the provider (i.e., graduate, present or former faculty member, employer of graduates).

We invite you to submit written testimony to:

CAEP
1140 19th Street NW, Suite 400
Washington, DC 20036
Or by email to: callforcomments@caepnet.org

Letters of comment should be received no later than October 1, 2017.

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Excitement surrounds UNK unveil of long-awaited STEM building

College News

Excitement surrounds UNK unveil of long-awaited STEM building

By TODD GOTTULA UNK Communications KEARNEY – Exciting. Remarkable. Impressive. Amazing. Overdue. Those words were said repeatedly by people in attendance Monday when the University of Nebraska at Kearney unveiled its new STEM building that will open in 2019. “This building is going to have some remarkable vistas and venues for learning,” said Chancellor Doug […]

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UNK has been a great experience for me. The ECFA program has given me the opportunity to learn about the available resources within the community for serving children and their families to help them strive for a better outcome
Nicole Treadway
Early Childhood and Family Advocacy