College of Education & Human Services

School of Education

The WIU School of Education is currently being formed by the merger of
the Department of Curriculum and Instruction and the Department of Educational Studies.

The merger will go into effect for the Fall semester of 2019.

teacher reading to grade school children

The new School of Education will include:

Undergrad Degrees:

  • Elementary Education
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Middle Level Education
  • Special Education
  • Special Education/Elementary Education Dual Major
  • Bilingual/ESL Education

Advanced Degrees:

  • Master's in Curriculum and Instruction
  • Master's in Reading
  • Master's in Special Education
  • Master's in Educational Studies
  • Master's in Educational Leadership
  • Education Specialist (Ed.S.) in Educational Leadership
  • Doctorate of Education in Educational Leadership

Educator Endorsement Programs

  • Bilingual
  • ESL
  • Reading Specialist (K-12)
  • Reading Teacher (P-12)
  • Principal
  • Special Education
  • Superintendent

Contact Info:

School of Education
Eric C Sheffield - Interim Director
Horrabin Hall 115 / 1 University Circle
Macomb, IL 61455 USA
education@wiu.edu | 309-298-1183