Leading Colorado in Teacher Education

First initiated as a teacher’s college in 1889, UNC has education in its DNA. As a student in teacher education, you’re following in the footsteps of the best teachers in Colorado, and you’ll be well-prepared to blaze your own trails nationally.

  • UNC ranks fifth in teacher candidate graduates in the U.S.
  • Of educators trained in Colorado, 54 percent have received their education from UNC.
  • More than 30 percent of all teachers who win the Colorado Department of Education’s Teacher of the Year award graduated from UNC.
  • UNC has a national reputation for quality online education, and was ranked eighth nationally for our online graduate programs in education, the top rated school in the state of Colorado.

Want to Become a Teacher?

Attend the Future Teacher Conference, a free conference with presentations and workshops for students interested in becoming a teacher.