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Teaching, Learning and Culture (TLAC) encompasses students, faculty and staff whose efforts and interests center on the many different aspects of academics, teaching and classroom education. TLAC’s mission is to create experiences that advance teaching, research and service through the application of knowledge in the preparation and development of quality educators; placing high value on collaboration, diversity, critical thinking, creativity, democratic governance and global leadership. Click here to read more about TLAC.

Having two highly-ranked graduate programs within one department serves as an index of the world-class academic programs and faculty who are committed to a culture of excellence in research and discovery, and the scholarship of teaching.

-Dr. Michael de Miranda, Department Head 

in Texas for producing teachers in Math & Science, English/Reading and General Elementary

Graduate Programs, US News & World Report Online School Rankings

Curriculum & Instruction, US News & World Report Online School Rankings

Culture and Curriculum
Curriculum and Instruction
English as a Second Language
Generalist Online
Graduate Teacher Certification + MEd Online
Mathematics Education
Multicultural Education
Reading and Literacy
Science Education
Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Online
Technology and Teacher Education
Urban Education
Interdisciplinary Studies
Middle Grades 4-8 Language Arts/Social Studies
Middle Grades 4-8 Math/Science
Denotes online option available


“One of the things that set this program apart is that it is located within the Teaching, Learning & Culture Department at Texas A&M. There’s more to teaching than just delivering a curriculum or instructional strategy; we have to consider the influence that culture has one what we do.”

Dr. Byron William

Online Ed.D in Curriculum & Instruction


Former TLAC student teaching middlegrades


TLAC offers a Bachelor of Science (B.S.) in Interdisciplinary Studies, with one of three focuses.

Former TLAC student teaching middlegrades

Graduate Programs

The Culture and Curriculum program offers students the opportunity to learn and grow in many areas.

students studying on computer for teacher certification


Providing greater opportunities and flexibility for students, TLAC offers online degree programs, in addition to many individual Web-based classes.

kid working online


TLAC offers several types of certificates for students as well as Texas Teacher Certifications



HOWDY! My name is Caroline Braddock, I am a Sophomore Education major from Rockwall Texas and will be graduating in 2022! In Rockwall I live with my parents, Jane and Andy, and younger sister Kendall, who is a freshman at Blinn. Here in College Station I live with three of my best friends in a house, which is a great change of speed having lived on campus last year.

I graduated with 600 others, most of which I know, Rockwall is high in population, but small in size, and it seems everyone knows everyone. The tradition and small time feel I am accustomed to is what lured me to College Station. During my time at A&M I have been involved in MSC FISH and Impact, serving as a counselor for the freshman class of 2023. I absolutely love this university and all that comes with the title of “Aggie” so you can find me at almost all sporting events cheering loudly!

I have spent the last three summers in South Africa and have fallen in love with the people and the culture. I have never been so loved by a group of people who have no reason to love me, South African hospitality is unmatched. Thus inspired my dream is to teach English abroad and get to combine both my love for learning as well as travel.

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