The University of Kansas School of Education was recently ranked eighth in the nation according to U.S. News & World Report’s Best Public Education Schools. The University of Kansas (KU) offers future teachers several undergraduate program options for initial licensure: Elementary Education, Unified Early Childhood, Middle Level Science, Middle Level Math, Secondary English, Secondary History & Government, Foreign Language, Health & Physical Education, Visual Art Education, Music Education, and Secondary Mathematics or Secondary Science through UKanTeach. Coursework fulfills the requirements for a bachelor's degree as well as recommendation for an initial teaching license in Kansas. It's a two-for-one program at KU.
The KU School of Education is accredited under the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE) Standards through the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP) Accreditation System.
- Aug. 19, 2020Application Deadline
Early Childhood Unified (Birth-3)
Earth and Space Science (6-12)
Elementary Education Unified (K-6)
English Language Arts (6-12)
Foreign Language (Pre-K-12)
High Incidence (6-12)
High Incidence (K-6)
History, Government, and Social Studies (6-12)
Low Incidence (Pre-K-12)
Physical Education (Pre-K-12)
- American Indian or Alaskan Native
- Native Hawaiian/Other Pacific Islander
- Two or more races