M.Ed. or Ed.S. in Secondary Education(English, Math, Science, & Social Science), Initial Certification - Secondary Education (English, Math, Science, & Social Science)
The University of West Georgia offers two graduate programs leading to the following degrees in Secondary Education: the M.Ed. in Secondary Education and the Ed.S. in Secondary Education. The M.Ed. in Secondary Education is offered in the following areas: English, Mathematics, Science, and Social Science. Each program provides advanced preparation in teaching the specific subject area. The programs are designed to meet the needs of those who already hold a Level-4 certificate. Normally, the student follows the same subject matter areas of concentration in which the Level-4 certificate was earned. The thirty-six (36) semester hour programs include courses in professional education, the content for the specialty, and approved electives. The Specialist in Education program provides for an in-depth knowledge of the teaching field and utilization of research methods. The Ed.S. in Secondary Education is offered with a concentration in English, Mathematics, Science, or Social Science. Each concentration provides for a minimum of twenty-seven (27) semester hours of graduate work distributed among courses in professional education, research, and the teaching field.
All teacher education (masters, specialist, initial certification, and add-on certification) program are accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE).
The Miller Analogies Test (scores received after October 2004) are acceptable. Please contact the Graduate School for more information.
Tuition & Financial Aid
Financial Aid Offered: No
Classification: Master's Colleges & Universities I
Institution Sector: Public
Locale: Fringe Town
Size & Settings: 10,000 - 19,999