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Study at Teachers College At Columbia University

The Teachers College at Columbia University is a top ranked graduate school of education in New York, New York. It was established in 1887 by philanthropist Grace Hoadley Dodge and philosopher Nicholas Murray Butler. The university was founded with the intention to provide a new kind of schooling for teachers of the poor children of New York City.

U. S. News & World Report s 2009 edition ranked the Teachers College at Columbia University the No. 4 Graduate School of Education in the United States. The college offers an array of degrees and certificates in education. The campus is home to several clubs and organizations, which include the Association of Multilingual Education Scholars, the Organizational Leadership Association and the Student Advocates for the Arts.

Profile of Teachers College At Columbia University

New York, NY is home to Teachers College At Columbia University. New York is a large city. The school is a private, not-for-profit institution. Degrees at Teachers College At Columbia University go up to the Doctoral degree.

Course Topics

Students at the school can choose among many degree programs. Students commonly pursue studies in education and teaching and therapy and counseling.

Teachers College At Columbia University Selectivity

Prospective students are advised that admissions are not open to all; the school selects from among qualified applicants.

Faculty

Teachers College At Columbia University has a tenure system for senior faculty. The full-time faculty at the school is well-paid, which often goes with faculty quality.

Student enrolment

Teachers College At Columbia University has 4,996 enrolled students . A very high share of students at the school are female.

The school reports its educational mission is:

"Teachers College is dedicated to promoting equity and excellence in education and overcoming the gap in educational access and achievement between the most and least advantaged groups in this country. Through programs of teaching, research, and service, the College draws upon the expertise of a diverse community of faculty in education, psychology, and health, as well as students and staff from across the country and around the world. "

Teachers College At Columbia University Programs and Degrees
General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors
Education and Teaching 1,249educational administration, English teaching, music teaching, comparative education, math teaching, social studies teaching, reading teaching, ESL instruction, . . .
Therapy and Counseling440 organizational psychology, counseling psychology, psychology courses, school psychology, child psychology, educational psychology, clinical psychology, social psychology
Liberal Arts136speech and rhetoric, sociology, linguistics, anthropology, social services, political science, interdisciplinary studies, English, . . .
Family and Social Work24food and nutrition
Drama and Performing Arts21various performing arts, dance
Computer Science and Engineering 18computer support
Media11 media studies
Science9 exercise physiology
Nursing and Emergency Medicine 2various nursing
Religion and Philosophy2religion

Contact: Teachers College At Columbia University

Teachers College At Columbia University

525 W 120th St

New York, NY 10027

General Phone: (212) 678-3000

http://www.tc. columbia.edu



Contact: Teachers College At Columbia University

Teachers College At Columbia University

525 W 120th St

New York, NY 10027

General Phone: (212) 678-3000

http://www.tc. columbia.edu