School of Graduate Studies
1120 15th Street
Augusta, GA 30912
Master of Education in Curriculum and Instruction
The Master of Education (M.Ed.) in Curriculum and Instruction program is designed for candidates who already hold a valid teaching certification (level 4 or higher Induction, Professional, Advanced Professional, or Lead Professional teaching certificate, leadership certificate, service field certificate, or Life certificate. The Certificate of Eligibility will not be accepted.) and wish an advanced graduate degree and S-5 certification. The program consists of 36 semester hours. All content coursework will reflect existing certification areas. There will be field assignments required to be completed in each education course in the program. Candidates will be expected to complete an electronic portfolio in addition to the M.Ed. coursework to demonstrate their ability with the conceptual framework principles of the College of Education.
Financial aid is available. Graduate students use the standard application process for federal aid, scholarships, and the HOPE Scholarship Programs (if applicable). As a graduate student, you may qualify for scholarships, loans, and employment. Graduate Assistantship (GA) positions are offered to selected full-time graduate students to assist with general departmental/programmatic needs. The typical standard hourly rate for graduate assistants is currently $8.00. As part of the GA package, students also pay a reduced tuition rate of $25 per semester (plus all student fees).
Financial Aid: Yes
Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive
Locale: Midsize City
Size & Settings: 6,000-9,999