Renee Person, a teacher at Kirkwood Elementary School earned the 2017 Phyllis Yager Diversity Teaching Award.
College Fast Facts
#1 — College of Education in Iowa
Top 20% — Best Global Universities (U.S. News and World Report)
Top 6% — the National Council on Teacher Quality’s (NCTQ) rank for the college’s elementary education program
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Globally Respected Big 10 Research 1 Institution
Top 2% — NCTQ’s rank for the college’s secondary education programs
306 — the number of graduate students awarded graduate assistantships.
45 — number of graduate-level courses
Over 28,000 — alumni that live and work in 99 Iowa counties and 50 states,
74 — number of countries our alumni live in
$233,000 — the amount of scholarship funding awarded to the college’s top students.
50 — the number of privately supported scholarships awarded to 100 individual students.
$9.4 million — the amount of external grant funding more than 30 faculty members (representing all four departments) received.
94% — Counseling Psychology Program’s pass rate on the Examination for Professional Practice in Psychology.
#8 — CounselingPsychology.org’s national report ranking for the college’s doctoral program.
#43 — the College’s U.S. News & World Report rank
7,100 — the number of students from Iowa, the U.S., and abroad that participated in the center’s programs this year.
Technology’s role in the classroom continues to evolve.