Winther Hall Information Desk
Students must achieve a combined GPA of at least 2.75 to apply for admission to Professional Education. Combined GPA is calculated from all graded UW-Whitewater coursework and all transferable credits earned from regionally accredited post-secondary institutions at the undergraduate and graduate level.
*Early Childhood Education (dual license) admits based on a competitive application process due to the unique cohort model. Students pursuing this program must achieve the minimum combined cumulative 2.75 GPA in order to apply, but a 3.0 combined GPA or above is strongly recommended to be more competitive.
Students must earn Wisconsin passing scores on all parts of the Praxis CORE (or PPST/Praxis I), ACT, SAT, or GRE.
☐ Complete a minimum of 30 credits by time of application
☐ Complete a minimum of 40 credits by time of application
☐ Pass COMM 110 with a "C"/"S" or better
☐ Pass each course of the Foundations Block with a "C"/"S" or better
☐ Complete the Phase 2 Portfolio by taking
Note: Passing EDFNDPRC 210 "Introduction to Education and Teaching" course does not mean you have passed the Portfolio requirement. Talk to your instructor to determine if you have passed the Portfolio requirement. The "Non-Course Milestones" on your UW-Whitewater unofficial transcript must be updated to show if you passed the portfolio requirement.