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Education Degree Programs

Degree Programs

At Georgia Southern University College of Education, we want aspiring education professionals to reach their desired career goals. Our college offers undergraduate teacher preparation programs and over 40 graduate program options.  Please view the complete program listing below to determine which program is right for you.

Bachelor’s Programs

Bachelor's Program OfferingsWebsite
Child and Family Development B.S. Concentration in Birth Through Kindergarten (Certification Track)Birth-Kindergarten
Elementary Education B.S.Ed.  Elementary Education Website
Dual Certification, Elementary and Special Education B.S.Ed. Elementary Education Website
Health and Physical Education B.S.Ed.BSEd Health and Physical Education website
Middle Grades Education B.S.Ed.Middle Grades Education website
Secondary Education B.S.Ed.Secondary Education website
Special Education B.S.Ed.Special Education website
Undergraduate Minor
Instructional Design and Technology MinorInstructional Design Technology Minor website

Master’s Programs

Graduate Master's Program OfferingsWebsite
Master of Arts in TeachingMaster of Arts in Teaching

Elementary Education (Online)

Health and Physical Education (Online)

Middle Grades Education (Online)

Secondary Education (Online)

Spanish Education Statesboro Campus

Special Education (Online)

Counselor Education M.Ed. Counselor Education
Curriculum & Instruction-Accomplished Teaching M.Ed. (Online)M.Ed. Curriculum and Instruction
Elementary Education M.Ed. (Online)M.Ed. Elementary Education
Educational Leadership M.Ed. (Online)M.Ed. Educational Leadership
Evaluation, Assessment, Research & Learning M.Ed. (Online)Learn more about this M.Ed. program focusing on educational research
Higher Education Administration M.Ed. M.Ed. Higher Education Administration
Instructional Technology M.Ed. (Georgia ONmyLINE)Instructional Technology
Middle Grades Education M.Ed. (Online)M.Ed. Middle Grades
Reading Education M.Ed. (Online)M.Ed. Reading Education
Secondary Education M.Ed. (Online)M.Ed. Secondary Education
Special Education M.Ed. (Online)M.Ed. Special Education
Teaching Culturally & Linguistically Diverse Students M.Ed. (Online)Learn more about this M.Ed. program focused on culturally relevant pedagogy

Education Specialist Programs

Education. Specialist Program OfferingsWebsite
Elementary Education Ed.S. (Online)Ed.S. Elementary Education
Instructional Technology Ed.S. (Online)Ed.S. Instructional Technology
Middle Grades Education Ed.S. (Online)Ed.S. Middle Grades Education
Reading Education Ed.S. (Online)Ed.S. Reading Education
School Psychology Ed.S. Ed. S. School Psychology
Secondary Education Ed.S. (Online)Ed.S. Secondary Education
Special Education Ed.S. (Online)Ed.S. Special Education

Doctoral Programs

Doctoral Program OfferingsWebsite
Curriculum Studies Ed.D. Ed.D. Curriculum Studies
Educational Leadership Ed.D. Ed.D. Educational Leadership

Endorsements/Certificate Programs

Endorsement & Certificate Program OfferingsWebsite
English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL)-Endorsement-Graduate Level (Online)
Undergraduate Level (Statesboro Campus)
ESOL Endorsement
Gifted In-Field Endorsement-Graduate and Undergraduate Level (Online)
Gifted In-Field (Online)
Online Teaching and Learning Endorsement (Online)Teaching and Learning Endorsement
Positive Behavior Intervention and Supports Endorsement (Online)PBIS
Reading Endorsement (Online)Reading Education Endorsement
Teacher Leadership Endorsement (Online)Teacher Leadership Endorsement
Teacher Support & Coaching Endorsement *Coming Soon*
Urban Education Endorsement *Coming Soon*
Applied Research & Evaluation Graduate Certificate (Online)Learn more about this graduate certificate focusing on applied research
Curriculum & Pedagogy for Social Justice Graduate Certificate (Online)Social Justice Certificate
Educational Leadership Tier I Certificate (Online)Educational Leadership Tier 1 Certificate
Instructional Technology Certificate (Online)Instructional Technology Certificate
School Library Media Certificate (Online)School Library Media Certificate
Teaching Culturally & Linguistically Diverse Students Certificate (Online)Learn more about this graduate certificate for teaching diverse students in the classroom


The College of Education’s Graduate Academic Services Center (GASC) is dedicated solely to support COE’s graduate students. Visit the GASC webpage for more information.

For all Online Programs:

Federal Law requires colleges and universities to make certain disclosures to prospective students of these programs. These disclosures include information on the University’s authority to operate outside of Georgia, complaint processes, adverse actions, and refunds.

For required disclosures in general with regard to online programs offered by the University, visit the Office of Legal Affairs website.

Last updated: 4/1/2021