Post-Baccalaureate Special Education
Teacher Certification Admissions

This page is your one stop shop for all things Post-Baccalaureate Special Education Teacher Certification admissions!

Post-Baccalaureate Application Packet


Reviewing the 2014-15 Application Packet (PDF) is your first step. The Application Packet contains information about each step in the application process, application materials you need to complete, as well as the application deadlines.

Upcoming Application Deadlines


Early Childhood Special Education (ECSE)

The ECSE program accepts applications on a rolling basis. The program is currently accepting applications for Summer 2015 (May 26, 2015) and Fall 2015 (September 2, 2015) program starts. We recommend applying by May 1, 2015 for a Summer 2015 start, and by August 1, 2015 for a Fall 2015 program start.

Deaf and Hard of Hearing (D/HH), Early Adolescence to Adolescence (EAA), Middle Childhood to Early Adolescence (MCEA)

The D/HH, EAA, and MCEA programs are cohort programs accepting applications for a Summer 2015 program start. The upcoming application deadline is May 1, 2015. Our MCEA program will likely accept rolling applications after June 1 for a Fall 2015 program start.

Information Sessions


Information sessions provide a general overview of the Special Education Teacher Certification Programs offered through the Department of Exceptional Education at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. We host general information sessions regarding our programs and applying as a Post-Baccalaureate student. These sessions are typically one hour long and do not require RSVP, however RSVP'ing is appreciated.

For individualized information contact us directly (exed@uwm.edu or 414-229-5251) for additional information!

The next information session is:

Date/Time Location Address
Saturday, June 7th, 2014
11:00 a.m. - Noon RSVP
Enderis Hall, Room 103
UW-Milwaukee
2400 E. Hartford Avenue
Milwaukee, WI 53211

Additional Contacts


For additional information contact:

Gilbert Johnson - Admissions Coordinator - 414-229-5251