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Our robust master’s and doctoral programs are designed for teachers looking to take the next step in their careers, and researchers dedicated to becoming experts in cutting-edge education issues.

Supportive Mentors. Powerful Research.

Developed to foster a strong sense of community among scholars, the TELS graduate programs focus on graduate students getting the mentoring needed to excel in their fields and feedback that promotes critical thinking and communication skills. This emphasis on practice ensures you graduate with hands-on expertise that stands out in your field.

Through area school partnerships and research projects with both local and global scopes, doctoral students explore cutting-edge issues in their areas of study while gaining invaluable leadership skills and deep content knowledge that’s immediately applicable in practice. Our award-winning TELS faculty combines expertise and skills to take an interdisciplinary approach across campus and throughout the research world to ensure the projects have the needed resources from start to finish.