Master of Arts (M.A.)
• Early Childhood Education:
Recommendation for Georgia P-5 certificates to teach grades P-5.
• Middle Grades Education:
The program is designed to meet the needs of those who hold certification in middle grades education and are seeking advanced certification. Completion of the program leads to recommendation for a Georgia Level 5 certificate in Middle Grades Education.
• Secondary Education:
Recommendation for Georgia T-5 certificates, grades 6–12, in the following fields: English, history, mathematics, and science.
• Special Education General Curriculum (Athens Campus Only):
Recommendation for a Georgia Level 5 Certificate for grades P-12.
• Art Education (Demorest Campus Only):
The M.A. program is designed to meet the needs of those professionals holding initial certification in art and who wish to pursue advanced certification in art.
• Music Education (Demorest Campus Only):
The M.A. program is designed to meet the needs of those who hold initial certification in music and wish to pursue advanced certification in music.
• New! Instructional Technology (Athens Fall 2013 and Demorest Spring 2014)
An M.A. program in Instructional Technology: Instructional Design and Development. Students enter from various fields with the goal of becoming leaders and practitioners in a variety of instructional technology roles. (This program does not lead to Georgia teacher advanced certification in Instructionla Technology.)