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COLLEGE OF EDUCATION

Welcome Students! 

Whether you are a current student who has been officially admitted to a College of Education program, or a prospective student who is considering a career in education, we are here to help you every step of the way.

Our website is loaded with resources to help you get started and keep you going with your studies, and your faculty adviser, someone from your field of choice, can guide you throughout your academic career.

Let us know how we can help you. Your success is the reason we exist!

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Central Hower 301
Akron, OH 44325
Phone: (330) 972-7750
Fax: (330) 972-5636


Preadmission Advising

Preadmission Advising for those entering the College of Education is available in Central Hower 303.  Hours are as follows:

  • MWF - 8:30 am - 4:00 pm by appointment only
  • TTh - 8:30 am - 4:00 pm walk-in advising

Student Services may be contacted at (330) 972-7750.

Enrollment Assistance

For assistance with enrollment, click on the appropriate link (below) and fill out the form. Students should only submit a request AFTER their enrollment appointment begins. Enrollment Dates (appointment) are listed in MyAkron. Requests submitted prior to the enrollment date will be discarded.

What's Coming Up

Stan Hywet to host professional development opportunity

1920s photos, Stan Hywet flyerThis summer, Stan Hywet Hall & Gardens will offer a paid professional development opportunity for inservice and preservice social studies teachers.  The program is called Teaching with Primary Sources and will connect students with resources and tools available at the Library of Congress. 

The program will take place June 21-22 from 10:00 am – 2:30 pm and is limited to 15 UA students.  |  Download the flyer for more information

Camp Wise:  STEAM summer camp for children

The Center for Child Development is once again offering Camp Wise STEAM Summer Camp for children ages 21 months to 11 years.  This year's Camp will run from June 6 to August 12.

Visit the Camp Wise website for more information and to register your child

Think Tank to Shark Tank: From Engineering to Entrepreneurship

2016 summer camp for middle school students runs July 18-22, 9:00 am - 3:30 pm

Get more information on the website



Job Openings

Student Mentors - iCARE Mentoring Program

The iCARE Mentoring program will be hiring 15 leaders to expand its mentoring program and build a community recruitment plan for Akron Public Schools.  If you, or someone you know, could benefit and be an asset to this project, please see our recruitment flyer, or visit the website to apply:  Americorp Vista Program

Questions on this opportunity can be directed to:

Jonathan A. Greer, Program Director
iCARE Mentoring (Creating Authentic Relational Energy)
77 W. Thornton St. Suite 103
Akron, OH 44311
(330)-761-3128 - office
(330)-761-1349 - fax
Email: vnd17@apslearns.org OR jagreer@icarementoring.org


Resources

The UA Career Center offers dozens of helpful resources, including: