Undergraduate Students

Small Army BU_120215_4877As an undergraduate student in the Wheelock College of Education & Human Development, you’ll combine a solid liberal arts foundation with a specialized professional program in education. Here’s a snapshot of what you can expect at BU Wheelock:

  • You’ll learn from the best. Our faculty are dedicated to preparing outstanding professional educators, producing research that improves the practice of education, and providing excellent professional support.
  • You’ll gain experience in Boston. BU has a unique collaboration with the Boston Public Schools and city of Boston, offering you a chance to improve the community through teaching, tutoring, and extracurricular enrichment programs like Upward Bound, Jumpstart, Educators Rising, and BUILD.
  • You’ll learn from our history. Located in the birthplace of public education in the US, BU Wheelock publishes the oldest continuously published educational journal in the United States, the Journal of Education, founded in 1875.

Ready to take the next step?

You’ll need to apply for admission to Boston University through BU Undergraduate Admissions. You’ll have an opportunity during the application process to apply to the BU Wheelock program of your choice.

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