Georgia Southern University

College of Education

Ed.S. in Secondary Education


Office of Admissions

Statesboro, GA 30458

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Educational Specialist (Ed.S.) in Secondary Education

Format: Online

Program Description:

The Ed.S. in Secondary Education is designed to meet the current demands of teachers who are certified in a secondary education concentration area, as they pursue graduate preparation beyond the Master’s degree. Candidates in the program complete content specific requirements in one’s secondary certification field:  biology,  broad fields science,  business,   chemistry, economics,  English,  geography,  history,  mathematics, physics,  or  political science.

The program requires 33 semester hours and is unique in that it provides opportunities to: 

* Collaborate with others across disciplines;

* Explore teacher leadership opportunities and develop leadership skills;

* Apply and extend content knowledge and pedagogical skills through the examination of curriculum and instruction issues and research;

* Continue development of technology skills and develop skills in using technology to impact and assess student learning; and

* Conduct action research related to one’s secondary certification field.



Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes

# of Credits Required: 33

Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): 400 USD

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Remote Town

Size & Settings: 10,000-19,999

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