Georgia Regents University

School of Graduate Studies

Master of Education with a Major in Teacher Leadership

Address:

1120 15th Street

Augusta, GA 30912

United States

Phone:

1-706-721-3278

Fax:

1-706-721-6829

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Education with a Major in Teacher Leadership

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Masters Degree in Teacher Leadership is a 36 credit hour graduate program leading to a Georgia S-5 (service) field certificate. The Teacher Leadership program is a school leadership program intended for classroom teachers who seek greater responsibility and influence beyond their individual classrooms. The program will provide the candidate with the knowledge and skills required for leadership roles from perspectives not usually afforded in traditional classroom teacher training programs. Candidates will be provided with curricular, pedagogical, and organizational skills' enhancements needed to become effective teacher leaders.

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).

Accreditation:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Eligibility Requirements:

The degree is designed for individuals who hold current educational certification in a minimum of one area. The Master of Education in Teacher Leadership program is an advanced program intended for classroom teachers who seek greater responsibility and influence beyond their individual classroom. Minimum of a Bachelor's degree from an accredited program and an accredited college or university.

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Midsize City

Size & Settings: 6,000-9,999

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