Department of Curricular & Instructional Studies
Department of Educational Foundations & Leadership
Akron, OH 44325-4208
Phone: (330) 975-2632
Fax: (330) 972-5636
Interim Department Chair: Dr. Jarrod Tudor
Administrative Assistant: Mrs. Samantha Kincaid
The LeBron James Family Foundation College of Education offers a variety of outstanding undergraduate and graduate programs for student interested in teaching or educational leadership.
- Undergraduate Degree Programs
We offer bachelor degrees in early childhood, middle level, Adolescent to Young Adult (AYA), intervention specialist and P-12/Multi-age education, with a variety of areas of concentration. There are also two undergraduate endorsement programs.
- Graduate Degree Programs
M.A. and M.S. degree programs in curriculum and instruction, elementary education with literacy, and Adolescent to Young Adult, as well a Master of Science in Principalship are available. There are also three graduate-level endorsements.
The Office of Professional Learning offers cutting-edge master's degree and certificate programs and professional development workshops, many of them offered at your location (i.e., school district).
Applying and Admission
Are you interested in becoming a teacher? Learn what you need to get started.
If you need assistance with enrollment, please click the link (below) and fill out the form. Students should only submit a request AFTER their enrollment appointment begins. Enrollment Dates (Appointment) are listed in MyAkron. If you need help finding this information, please contact the Zip Support Desk at 330-972-6888. Requests submitted prior to the appointment date will be discarded.