Cumbres

Cumbres

Our Mission:

The Cumbres Teacher Preparation Program recruits, supports and mentors undergraduate students who pursue a degree in education (Early Childhood, Elementary, Secondary or Special Education) and who also declare an endorsement in English as a Second Language (ESL) to work with and support our growing numbers of linguistically and culturally diverse students in K-12 education.

** For details regarding program requirements, please refer to the Program tab **

CONGRATULATIONS TO JORGE ANAYA-TINAJERO AND RUBY MANOLES, WHO WERE RECOGNIZED AS OUTSTANDING STUDENTS AT THE COLLEGE OF EDUCATION AND BEHAVIORAL SCIENCES HONORS CONVOCATION MARCH 31, 2015. WE ARE VERY PROUD OF YOU!

Cumbres Facts

  • Cumbres has more than 80 current students seeking licensure endorsements in English as Second Language (ESL).
  • The average Cumbres student Grade Point Average (GPA) exceeds a 3.2 cumulative GPA.
  • More than 70% of Cumbres students are considered to be first-generation college students.
  • Cumbres students receive a $1,500 grant each year.

Some Cumbres students are members of UNC's:

  • Boettcher's Scholars
  • Daniel's Fund Scholars
  • Presidential Leadership Program.
  • University Honors Program
  • McNair Scholars Program
  • Stryker Institute for Leadership Development
  • Greek Life
  • Sigma Delta Pi (Spanish Honors Society)
  • Housing and Residential Education
  • Center for Human Enrichment
  • Cultural Centers

CUMBRES News and Upcoming Events

  • Check out our video promoting Cumbres!!!

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