The online Education Specialist in Secondary Education program is designed to meet the demands of teachers who are certified in a secondary education concentration area as they pursue graduate preparation beyond the master’s degree. Students will complete content specific requirements in their secondary certification field while also collaborating with others across disciplines and developing leadership skills. Coursework helps students apply and extend content knowledge and pedagogical skills through the examination of curriculum and instruction issues and research.
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Program Accreditation & Licensing
Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)
School Accreditation & Licensing
Georgia Southern University is accredited by:
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
Program Requirements & Restrictions
Minimum EducationMaster Degree
Recommended GPA3.2 or above (4.0 scale)
Official College Transcript(s), Statement of Purpose/Intent, Additional Materials May Be Requested, Occupational License
- Applicants must possess or be eligible for a Georgia level five certificate or a Certificate of Eligibility for a level five Induction certificate in one of the secondary education certification fields: biology, broad fields science, business, chemistry, economics, English, geography, history, mathematics, physics, or political science.