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Education Specialist (EdS) in Curriculum and Instruction

(Also Offered Online, Click Here for More Information)

The Education Specialist degree (EdS) is a sixth-year graduate program in Curriculum and Instruction. Individuals with a master’s degree from an accredited college or university may wish to pursue course work which will enhance their teaching skills and/or prepare them for instructional leadership roles in their schools or school districts.

The Education Specialist degree (EdS) is offered on the campuses in Demorest and Athens, as well as through our online graduate programs.

Georgia-certified educators who successfully complete the Educational Specialist program and pass the Georgia Assessments for the Certification of Educators (GACE) in Curriculum and Instruction are recommended for a Service certificate (S-6), making them eligible for a certificate upgrade.

Have a degree in the area of curriculum and instruction from an out-of-state college or university? You may be eligible for certification under the Conversion Mechanism.