Home to Iowa's largest teacher education program.
At UNI, you’ll be immersed in innovative teaching methods, gain 725+ hours of extensive field experience, and be among the best and brightest teachers in the state - all surrounded by the best educational experts from early childhood and elementary education to middle and high school.
Teaching is at the heart of what we do.
Education is unique to UNI.
- The art and music education programs are the largest in Iowa, boasting a 100% placement rate over the last several years.
- Full-time faculty and staff coordinate student teaching placements locally and globally. No other university in Iowa provides this level of support.
- The Jacobson Center for Comprehensive Literacy provides hands-on literacy experience on campus, developing effective literacy programs and practices.