Isn’t it time for you to become a leader in education? To obtain the skills necessary to make a difference in the lives of generations to come? To become a respected voice in education research?

As one of the leading and top-ranked institutions in education, The Ohio State University’s Department of Teaching and Learning has excellent programs to achieve your educational and career goals. Our world-renowned faculty know how to get the best out of their students and prepare them to become leaders.


Our innovative programs will lead you to your career in teaching, researching the next innovation in education or continuing your professional development as a teacher.

We have many degrees, endorsements and licensure-only options – each having many areas of study to choose. Whether you want your PhD in literature for children and young adults or a middle childhood generalist endorsement, Teaching and Learning has a program to meet your educational and professional goals.


You’ll quickly find out teaching isn’t the only thing our nearly 80 professors and lecturers excel at. They also mentor and give advice so students, like you, can be successful in their educational journeys.

See how you can help inspire the next generation of learners.


Explore the programs in Teaching and Learning.