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Programs & Degrees

Students who choose to become early childhood educators (birth-3rd grade license) have a passion for working with young children and helping them develop and grow. Students in the early childhood education program at UW-Stevens Point learn key strategies not only to teach young children, but also to work collaboratively with their families in family-centered, culturally-responsive and developmentally-appropriate settings. Successful candidates in the program earn a bachelor’s degree and Wisconsin teaching licenses in Early Childhood grades Pre-kindergarten through third grade. Our graduates are well prepared to engage student in inquiry, facilitate learning, develop curriculum and use student data to inform instruction.

Department

College of Professional Studies, School of Education

Program Type

Major, Undergrad Teaching Certification

Learning Mode

On Campus

Location

Stevens Point
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The elementary education major is an interdisciplinary undergraduate program that focuses on the knowledge, skills and dispositions needed to teach children, grades 4K-9, in the state of Wisconsin. Successful candidates in the program earn a bachelor’s degree and Wisconsin teaching license in K-9 Elementary and Middle, which allows them to teach 4-year-old kindergarten through ninth grade. Our graduates are well prepared to engage students in inquiry, facilitate learning, develop curriculum and use student data to inform instruction.

Department

College of Professional Studies, School of Education

Program Type

Major, Undergrad Teaching Certification

Learning Mode

On Campus

Location

Stevens Point
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The English education major, offered through the Department of English, is an undergraduate program at UW-Stevens Point that focuses on the knowledge, skills and dispositions needed to teach English and language arts to students, grades 4-12. Successful candidates in the program earn a bachelor’s degree and a Wisconsin teaching license in English and Language Arts education.  

Department

College of Letters and Science, College of Professional Studies, Department of English, School of Education, School of Humanities and Global Studies

Program Type

Major, Undergrad Teaching Certification

Learning Mode

On Campus

Location

Stevens Point
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The family and consumer sciences (FCS) program is one of the largest offered in the country. Our program, which is approved by the National Council on Family Relations (NCFR) and provides coursework that meets the standards required for graduates to obtain the Certified Family Life Educator (CFLE) designation, offers two options: Child Life and Family Studies; Teacher Education.

Department

College of Professional Studies, School of Education, School of Health Sciences and Wellness

Program Type

Graduate Teaching Certification, Major, Undergrad Teaching Certification

Learning Mode

On Campus, Online

Location

Stevens Point
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Become certified to teach family and consumer sciences in elementary and secondary schools and technical institutions or community colleges through the family and consumer sciences-teacher education program at UW-Stevens Point.

Department

College of Professional Studies, School of Health Sciences and Wellness

Program Type

Major, Undergrad Teaching Certification

Learning Mode

On Campus, Online

Location

Stevens Point
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History and social studies education focuses on the knowledge, skills and dispositions needed to teach social studies in middle and high school. Successful candidates in the program earn a bachelor’s degree and Wisconsin teaching license in social studies grades 4-12.

Department

College of Letters and Science, College of Professional Studies, Department of History and International Studies, School of Education, School of Humanities and Global Studies

Program Type

Major, Undergrad Teaching Certification

Learning Mode

On Campus

Location

Stevens Point
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The mathematics education major focuses on the knowledge, skills and dispositions needed to teach mathematics to students, grades 4-12. Successful candidates in the program earn a bachelor’s degree and a Wisconsin teaching license in mathematics education.

Department

College of Letters and Science, College of Professional Studies, Department of Mathematical Sciences, School of Education, School of Mathematics, Computing, Physics and Astronomy

Program Type

Major, Undergrad Teaching Certification

Learning Mode

On Campus

Location

Stevens Point
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The music education program is an undergraduate program that focuses on the knowledge, skills and dispositions needed to teach music to students, K-12. UW-Stevens Point offers Wisconsin teacher certification in music education – choral, music education – general and music education – instrumental.

Department

College of Fine Arts and Communication, Department of Music, School of Education, School of Performing Arts

Program Type

Major, Undergrad Teaching Certification

Learning Mode

On Campus

Location

Stevens Point
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Natural Science Education degree at UW Stevens Point provides ample knowledge to teach 4-12 grade science disciplines.

Department

College of Letters and Science, College of Professional Studies, Department of Biology, Department of Chemistry, School of Biology, Chemistry and Biochemistry, School of Education

Program Type

Major, Undergrad Teaching Certification

Learning Mode

On Campus

Location

Stevens Point
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Graduates of the UW-Stevens Point physical education program assess student knowledge, motor and social skills, and provide instruction in a safe, supportive environment. Successful candidates in the program earn a bachelor’s degree and Wisconsin teaching license in Physical Education, grades K-12.

Department

College of Professional Studies, School of Education

Program Type

Major, Undergrad Teaching Certification

Learning Mode

On Campus

Location

Stevens Point
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Spanish teachers are in extremely high demand at this time in Wisconsin as well as in other states.  We have 100% placement of our Spanish Education majors immediately following certification.

Department

College of Letters and Science, College of Professional Studies, Department of World Languages and Literatures, School of Education

Program Type

Major, Undergrad Teaching Certification

Learning Mode

On Campus

Location

Stevens Point
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Students in special education at UW-Stevens Point have a passion for working with people with disabilities and find it to be a rewarding career choice. The special education major is an interdisciplinary undergraduate program that focuses on the knowledge, skills and dispositions needed to teach children with special needs in the state of Wisconsin. Program completers are licensed in cross-categorical special education. Successful candidates in the program earn a bachelor’s degree and Wisconsin teaching license in K-12 Cross Categorical Special Education. Our graduates are well prepared to engage students in inquiry, facilitate learning, develop curriculum and use student data to inform instruction.

Department

College of Professional Studies, School of Education

Program Type

Major, Minor, Undergrad Teaching Certification

Learning Mode

On Campus

Location

Stevens Point
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