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In light of Campus closure regarding COVID-19, employees in the college of Education and Behavioral Sciences are working remotely and faculty are teaching classes virtually in an effort to best support our campus community. We ask for your patience as some services may be limited and response time may increase. We appreciate your understanding as we prioritize health and safety. Updates will be published to UNC's COVID-19 information page as the situation develops.

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 25 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.

Professional Development for ELL/CLD Requirement

Are you already a teacher but need professional development for ELL/CLD requirements for Licensure renewal? UNC is here to help you!

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Virtual Future Teacher Conference

Join us for the sixth annual Future Teacher Conference on February 19, 2021.

This year we're going virtual! Spend the day with other high school and community college students and learn from experienced educators and current UNC students about what it is like to be a teacher.

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Need Application Support?

TEACH Colorado has free tools and resources to makeapplying to our program—and becoming a classroom teachereasier!

Create an account today

Once you have an account, you'll have access to:

  • An interactive application checklist to keep you on track.
  • $100 fee reimbursement towards application and testing expenses.
  • 1-on-1 expert advice for any question along the way.
  • How-to guides for eligibility, applications,  testing and finances.
  • A chance to win a $1,000 scholarship toward tuition.