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Master of Education in Middle Grades Education

with a concentration in
*Language Arts
*Social Studies

Available at the Macon Graduate and Professional Center


The Master of Middle Grades Education program at Georgia College & State University offers advanced preparation in the knowledge, capabilities and dispositions required for effective, exemplary teachers of young adolescents and Middle Level Architects of Change.  Middle grades master's students focus on school improvement while learning about best practice in their field.  Based on data from their own schools, teachers will examine their school needs and create a plan for investigating a problem and developing new practices in their own classrooms and schools. They will share their answers to these real problems with colleagues through faculty meetings, board meetings and state and national conferences.

It is important to note that this program is designed specifically for individuals who already hold or qualify for a level four (4) Georgia Teacher's Certificate.

Application  Deadlines
July 1 - Fall Semester
Nov 15 - Spring Semester
April 1 - Maymester
April 1 - Summer Semester

Application for Admission 
Students may apply online or apply by mail

Admission Requirements

  1. Graduate Admissions Application Form
  2. Two professional recommendations (pdf)
  3. Official copies of all transcripts
  4. Passing scores on the Graduate Writing Assessment
  5. Minimal GPA of 2.75
  6. Verification of immunization
  7. Verification of Georgia T4 certification or evidence qualified for one 

Contact Information
Ms. Shanda Brand
Graduate Admission Advisor
CBX 70, 220 Kilpatrick Hall
Milledgeville, GA 31061
Phone toll free in Georgia: 800-342-0471 Ext. 1383

Dr. Nancy Mizelle, Coordinator
CBX 71, 126 Kilpatrick Hall
Milledgeville, GA 31061
Phone toll free in Georgia: 800-342-0471 Ext. 6555

Graduate Admissions
Georgia College & State University
Campus Box 107
Milledgeville, GA 31061

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