Teaching, Learning, and Educational Leadership

Online programs available

TLEL now offers a wide selection of online programs to give students maximum flexibility, with part-time and full-time options available.

GRE scores not required to apply!

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Start on your path to a rewarding career in education with a degree from the nationally ranked Department of Teaching, Learning, and Educational Leadership (TLEL)! Our many programs balance rigorous academics with exciting opportunities for professional growth, offering you a valuable return on your educational investment.

What Program is Right For Me?

Highlights of our programs

  • Fully online programs are available, giving students the flexibility to take courses while working.  
  • Our small, student-centered classes promote active learning and enable students to build strong connections with each other and our expert faculty. 
  • Our carefully-planned curriculum ensures our graduates are well grounded in both their discipline and culturally responsive teaching practices. 
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Financial Assistance

Binghamton University and TLEL provide a number of financial assistance opportunities to help students cover a portion of their full cost of attendance. 

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Info Sessions

We have several upcoming info sessions and virtual events that will highlight how our programs can help you! Join us to get all of your questions answered!


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NEW: Harpur (excluding BMus majors)/ MA in TESOL 4+1 Program

The Harpur/MA TESOL 4+1 program allows students to earn their undergraduate
degree and a Master of Arts (MA) in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL)
in only five years!

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Our Community and Network

Coupled with sufficient professional experience, our program prepares students to enter careers in the full range of the field of education. Select an alum to learn more about the impact our programs had on their career.