Admissions & How to Apply

The School of Education at UW–Madison is consistently ranked as one of the finest schools of education in the United States, and among the best in the world. The school embraces fields of study that define the human experience: education to challenge minds, health to improve lives, and the arts to enhance creative spirits, and also conducts world-class research to drive conversation forward. The school prepares students in a variety of disciplines and for a range of professional roles, including artist, teacher, and therapist.

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Undergraduate Admissions

The School of Education seeks committed, creative, and reflective students who are sensitive to differing perspectives. For this reason, the School of Education follows a holistic admissions process.

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Graduate Admissions

Graduate admissions is a two-step process between the School of Education academic degree programs and the UW–Madison Graduate School. Applicants must meet requirements of both the program and the Graduate School.