A fully online program, the Master of Education in Middle Grades Education is designed for individuals who currently hold a renewable Induction or Professional Level Four Certificate or equivalent in Middle Grades Education with certification in one of the following concentration areas:
Middle Grades Language Arts
Middle Grades Mathematics
Middle Grades Science
Middle Grades Social Studies
This master’s program is based upon the concept of developmentally appropriate practices and the value of diverse, intensive field experiences working with diverse student populations.
The program is approved by the Georgia Professional Standards Commission (PSC) and meets the PSC’s certificate upgrade requirements.
(Note: Individuals seeking initial certification and those who hold a non-renewable (NR) teacher certification, should pursue the MAT degree rather than this Master in Education [M.Ed.] degree program.)
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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.
The College of Education anticipates that graduates of the M.Ed. Middle Grades Education program will seek state licenses or certifications.
The programs listed above lead to a Georgia Certificate Upgrade. 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.
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