Piedmont College is a leader in graduate education in northeast Georgia. Educators wishing to enhance their professional skills and knowledge, add a new teaching field, or prepare themselves for leadership roles in teaching and learning have chosen Piedmont because of excellent programs, capable and enthusiastic faculty, and flexibility for active professionals. Want to add up to a half-million dollars to your retirement??
Additionally, individuals with undergraduate degrees in fields other than teaching have participated in one of Piedmont’s many Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) programs or Certification-only options.
The School of Education offers several professional graduate degree programs that have been approved by the Georgia Professional Standards Commission. Courses are taught on our campuses in Athens and Demorest. Additionally, the Master of Arts (MA) and the Educational Specialist (EdS) degrees are offered off-campus in a cohort model in many local school districts across the state of Georgia.