Department of Curricular & Instructional Studies
Department of Educational Foundations & Leadership
Akron, OH 44325-4208
Phone: (330) 975-5055
Fax: (330) 972-5636
Interim Departments 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.
- Bachelor's 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.
- Master's 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.How to Apply to Our Programs
How do you know if you're on track in your educational program? These guidelines will help you stay on track!
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.