Advising Information for Early Childhood Education / Special Education

Students who are currently in the Early Childhood Education program should first contact their advisor if they have questions about courses.  Students can check their course schedule to see which courses to register for.  See: http://www.uww.edu/coeps/departments/ece/courses

If you need consultation with the program coordinator, please set up an appointment with me Simone DeVore 262-472-5808 or emailing Simone DeVore.

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Students who are already admitted to the University and are interested in Early Childhood Education (dual licensure), please contact the Academic Advising and Exploration Center (email: advising@uww.edu or phone: 262-472-5220) or the College of Education Advising Assistance Center (email: education@uww.edu or phone: 262.472.1585) for information about applying to the College of Education or to meet with an advisor.

Application and Admission to Early Childhood Education (ECE) campus based cohort takes place in the fall and cohort program begins in the spring.  For Admission to Professional Education see: http://www.uww.edu/coe/admission/prof_ed_admin/

Application and Admission to ECE4U online cohort takes place in the spring and the cohort program begins in the summer. For Admission information see: http://www.uww.edu/coeps/departments/ece4u

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Teachers who already hold a license and want to add Early Childhood Special Education (809), can contact the Special Education Department by emailing specialed@uww.edu or calling 262) 472-1106. Once admitted to the university, I can provide further information regarding the add-on teaching license in Early Childhood Special Education (WI # 809). A student can choose to pursue courses at the graduate level or undergraduate level. A licensure plan is worked out with the program coordinating advisor.  ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________

Teachers who already hold a teaching license and want to add Early Childhood Regular Education (Birth through Eight and/or Kindergarten license) can contact Dr. Lucy Heimer by calling 262-472-5802 or emailing Dr. Lucy Heimer.

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Preschool teachers with an Applied Associates Degree in Early Childhood Education interested in the Early Childhood Education (ECE) major can apply to the University and then have their transcripts  reviewed by a transfer advisor.
See: http://www.uww.edu/admissions/transfer/

For students with an Applied Associates Degree in ECE from a WI Technical College, the ECE4U cohort program provides an online option.  See: http://www.uww.edu/coeps/departments/ece4u

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Students with a baccalaureate degree outside of Education seeking initial licensure in Early Childhood Education (dual licensure) need to apply for the dual licensure Early Childhood Education program. For more information see: http://www.uww.edu/coeps/advising-admissions/advising/post-bacc-seeking-initial-teaching-license . Admission for the Early Childhood Education major (face to face on campus cohort) is in the fall and for the ECE4U program in the spring.