School of Educational Foundations, Leadership & Policy

The mission of  the School of Educational Foundations, Leadership and Policy (EFLP)  is to prepare educators to assume leadership roles in formulating and implementing administrative policy and improving practice at all levels of education and in agencies outside of formal educational settings. A variety of graduate and advanced graduate preparation programs is offered to meet the needs of different professionals in a wide range of settings for individuals wishing to enter the professional fields as well as those continuing their education within them. In addition to the formal program areas of the  School of  Educational Foundations, Leadership and Policy, service curriculum is provided to support the development of educational leadership through curricula in research methodology and assessment, history and philosophy of education, comparative education, and educational psychology. I encourage you to learn more about our faculty and our programs.

BGSU is a proud member of the University Council for Educational Administration, a consortium of research universities committed to advancing the preparation and practice of educational leaders for the benefit of schools and children. 

Our programs are nationally recognized by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE).