Achieving Success

The education I received from UWT allowed me to hit the ground running.

Kristen Rolf

“I student-taught in the Franklin Pierce School District and was hired by them to be a resource teacher at Central Avenue Elementary. I served... Read Kristen's story »
UW Tacoma sets itself apart from other programs in many ways.

MaryJo Hinojosa

“I was offered a letter of intent from my school district just five months into my student teaching. This was based on the skills... Read MaryJo's story »

By the Numbers


Share of partner schools serving predominantly high-needs students

Share of program graduates who report high levels of satisfaction


Share of UW Tacoma students who completed certification in 2014 who were hired immediately after they were certified

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