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Education Degree Programs

Education 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
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

Secondary Education

Spanish Education

Special Education

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
Educational Leadership Ed.S.
*Coming Soon*
Ed.S. Education Leadership
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
Endorsement- English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL)- Graduate Level (Online)ESOL Endorsement
Endorsement-Online Teaching and Learning (Online)Teaching and Learning Endorsement
Endorsement-Reading (Online)Reading Education Endorsement
Endorsement-Special Education Transition Specialist (Online)Special Education Transition Specialist Endorsement
Endorsement- Teacher Leadership (Online)Teacher Leadership Endorsement
Certificate- Applied Research & Evaluation (Online)Learn more about this graduate certificate focusing on applied research
Certificate- Curriculum & Pedagogy for Social Justice (Online)Social Justice Certificate
Certificate-Educational Leadership Tier I (Online)Educational Leadership Tier 1 Certificate
Certificate-Educational Leadership Tier II *Coming Soon*Educational Leadership Tier II Certificate
Certificate-Instructional Technology (Online)Instructional Technology Certificate
Certificate-School Library Media (Online)School Library Media Certificate
Certificate- Teaching Culturally & Linguistically Diverse Students (Online)Learn more about this graduate certificate for teaching diverse students in the classroom

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.

The College of Education anticipates that graduates of the following programs will seek state licenses or certifications:

  • Teaching M.A.T. (Online) all concentration areas
  • Curriculum, Instruction M.Ed. (Online)
  • Counselor Education M.Ed.
  • Educational Leadership M.Ed.
  • Instructional Technology M.Ed. (Online) all concentration areas
  • Reading M.Ed. (Online)
  • School Psychology Ed.S.
  • All Endorsement Programs (Online)

The programs listed above lead to a Georgia Certificate. Click here for more information from the Georgia Professional Standards Commission. The College of Education has not determined where its programs will qualify a graduate to take the required exams in other states or territories. Click here to check the requirements of your state or territory.

Last updated: 11/6/2019