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Teacher Education Unit Program Overview

We have high expectations of academic achievement, professional dispositions and community engagement for our teacher candidates.

Follow these steps to find your way to success.

Apply to Winona State University

Apply to Winona State University at least one semester before you plan on attending.

Admission Requirements

Complete the six admission requirements to be admitted to the Teacher Education Unit (TEU). 

Apply to the Teacher Education Unit

Admission materials must be completed one semester before applying. Applications close March 15 and October 15.

Begin EDFD Courses

  • Work on your completing education courses.
  • Complete the Document Field Experiences.
  • Take Pedagogy Exams
  • Take Content Exams
  • Apply to Student Teach 

Student Teaching

Applications for student teaching are due two semesters before you student teach. Applications are due November 1 and April 1.


Before graduation make sure you have all licensure requirements completed. Turn in your license application before graduation.