Master of Arts in Teaching / Middle Grades Education
Georgia Southern University

Program Details

Enroll in this master’s in secondary education online degree and enhance professional opportunities.  This program is designed for those who hold a  bachelor’s degree in language arts, science, social studies, or mathematics.  Prepare for a master’s degree and teacher certification in grades 4-8.  Courses will likely include:

  • Introduction to the Middle and Secondary School 
  • Curriculum and Instruction I 
  • Middle and Secondary School Practicum

Choose a concentration in science methods, language arts methods, social science methods, or mathematics methods.

All students will complete student teaching in grades 4, 5, 6, 7, and/or 8, putting their new knowledge and skills to work in the real world.

% Online

100% Online

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 Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

2.5 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent