Composed of 10 academic departments, the UW-Madison School of Education prepares students in a variety of disciplines. Many students pursue degrees in traditional education areas such as teacher preparation, education studies, educational leadership, education policy, educational psychology, and curriculum & instruction. However, a significant portion of our student population completes degree programs in art, dance, theatre, communication sciences and disorders, kinesiology, health promotion-health equity, occupational therapy, counseling, and rehabilitation psychology.
Undergraduate Academic Programs
The School of Education includes 10 academic departments. Many School of Education students begin their academic careers with a pre-professional designation. About 1/3 of these students are pursuing teacher preparation programs with the remainder selecting from among programs in the arts, health fields, and human services.
Graduate Academic Programs
The School of Education offers graduate programs in more than a dozen areas, including fine art, counseling psychology, curriculum and instruction, K-12 leadership, educational policy studies, educational psychology, kinesiology, occupational therapy, rehabilitation psychology and special education.
If you are seeking students from other disciplines, please refer to the list of campus career services offices.