Educational Foundations, Leadership, and Technology

Department of

Educational Foundations, Leadership, and Technology

4036 Haley Center, Auburn, AL 36849
(334) 844-4460

About EFLT

Our Mission

To prepare exemplary educational practitioners and develop cooperative partnerships with University departments, schools, community agencies and business and industry to provide outstanding educators, trainers, and leaders.

Our Department Head

Sheri Downer, M.A.L.S. — 4036 Haley Center, Auburn, AL 36849 (334) 844-3060

Helpful Information for Our Students

Frequently Asked Questions
Course Waiting Lists & Registration Assistance
  • Waiting Lists — Accessed by the regular registration process
  • Employees can register at the start of registration — no need to wait until the week before classes start
  • Wait lists automatically activate once a class has reached capacity.
  • Waitlisted students receive offers of places in a class in the order they were placed on the wait list, should seats become available.
  • If you are on the waitlist for a course, watch your Tigermail account for messages from Banner.  You will be given 24 hrs to accept a seat in a course if it becomes available
  • For assistance with dissertation, other variable courses, or error messages during the registration process, please use the  Registration Assistance Request Form to request assistance.
Announcements from the Department

EFLT Graduate Student Travel Policy
In order for graduate students to obtain funding for conference/professional travel, they must request support from the Graduate School and the College before requesting assistance from the department.

Job Placement for Graduate Students
The Division of Student Affairs hosts a job fair for graduate students each spring. Interested students and prospective students must apply to attend the fair. More information about the Placement for Graduate Assistants job fair is found on the Division of Student Affairs website.


Your Opportunities

As a student in our department you will have the opportunity to study courses in a subjects in a variety of areas.  The faculty in each of these areas are committed to developing in you a strong theoretical base that will prepare you to apply the skills and concepts of your area of expertise as a professional within your field.  We offer degrees in most of the areas in which we offer courses.  Educational Research, Methods & Assessment and Foundations of Education are two areas of study that are available to students enrolled in a variety of degrees within the college.  We offer these courses as a service to our colleagues and students within the college.