Your browser is unsupported

We recommend using the latest version of IE11, Edge, Chrome, Firefox or Safari.

Teaching of French

What is a teacher? Heading link


39% of UIC students come from Chicago Public Schools. As the only program of its type available at a public institution in the city, UIC’s BA in the Teaching of French is a great way to give back to your community.

What is a teacher?

  • A community builder
  • A community activist
  • A well-paid professional


PLUS: Do you also speak Spanish? You can add an endorsement to be certified to teach both French and Spanish!

  • K- 12 Educator Licensure with the IL State Board of Education included with the B.A. No graduate loans!

  • $ 82 k Average salary of a teacher in Chicago Public Schools (and Suburban Cook County can be more!)

  • 32 states you can teach in with a B.A. in teaching from UIC