By Jim Angell, Cowboy State Daily
The University of Wyoming is the best college in the nation for education majors, according to a company that provides educational programs through video courses.
The company Study.com said the university’s wide variety of available education degrees and its low cost made the UW the most attractive university on its list of “50 Best Colleges for Education Majors in 2020.”
“… (Students) in its College of Education can earn impressive undergraduate, master’s or doctoral degrees in areas like early childhood education, elementary education or secondary education, K-12 education leadership, special education and educational research,” the company’s study said. “To make their excellent programs even more affordable, the College of Education offers almost 20 scholarship opportunities for graduate students and variety of undergraduate scholarships.”
The rankings are based on a number of factors, including the variety of programs offered, specialization options and the opportunities for hands-on teaching experiences.
“(UW) students have the chance to hands-on experience through internship opportunities, clinical experiences or even student-each while studying abroad,” the company said.
To see the rankings, visit https://study.com/resources/education-schools.