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 2013-14 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 2014 (May 27, 2014) and Fall 2014 (September 2, 2014) program starts. We recommend applying by May 1, 2014 for a Summer 2014 start, and by August 1, 2014 for a Fall 2014 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 2014 (May 27, 2014) program start. The upcoming application deadline is March 31, 2014, with a final application deadline of May 5, 2014.

Information Sessions


The Department of Exceptional Education hosts 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, but RSVP'ing is appreciated.

The next information session is:

Date/Time Location Address
Saturday, April 5th, 2014
11:00 a.m. - Noon RSVP
Enderis Hall, Room 110
UW-Milwaukee
2400 E. Hartford Avenue
Milwaukee, WI 53211
Tuesday, April 15th, 2014
5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Washington Park Library 2121 N. Sherman Blvd.
Milwaukee, WI 53208

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

Additional Contacts


For additional information contact:

Gilbert Johnson - Admissions Coordinator - 414-229-5251
Brian Williams - Academic Advisor - briancw2@uwm.edu or 414-229-4750