Lounsbury College of Education

The John H. Lounsbury College of Education at Georgia College offers several award-winning undergraduate and graduate degrees. Instructional and school leaders gain valuable opportunities and benefit from the meaningful partnerships the university maintains with schools, districts, and other institutions and agencies. The COE is accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE; now the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation, CAEP), the Georgia Professional Standards Commission (PSC) and the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS).


COE Mission Statement: The John H. Lounsbury College of Education innovatively and collaboratively develops and empowers educational professionals, P-12 communities, and the Georgia College community to promote diversity, equity, advocacy, and excellence in learning, teaching, service, and scholarship.(rev:0115)


News and Information

Employment Opportunity in the College of Education at Georgia College: Inclusive Postsecondary Education, Part-Time Program Director. To learn more and to submit an application please visit the posting


Resources to Respond to COVID-19


MG Cohort Awards

The "Vision 2020" Middle Grades Cohort attended a virtual Awards Ceremony and shows off their future positions!
Congratulations Cohort members! 

CMM & Georgia Power

Georgia College's Call Me MiSTER program receives a $10,000 check from Georgia Power to support the CMM program.


Georgia College earns highest rating on new GaPSC educator preparation program that measures effectiveness (see the link)

Joy Antone

Congratulations to Samantha Fuhrey, Georgia’s 2020 Superintendent of the Year and National Superintendent of the Year Finalist!(link)

Joy Antone

Joy Antone was named the APS Assistant Principal of the Year at the APyeS Awards in Atlanta. Joy is a product of our Middle Grades (B.S.), and Ed. Leadership (M.Ed. & Ed.S) programs!

Emmie Meadows

Congratulations to Emmie Meadows, the Bleckley County High School Teacher of the Year.

Nancy Bell

Congratulations to Dr. Nancy Bell for the Eatonton Kiwanis Club Kiwanian of the Year Award!

Graduate Programs in Education
Online Master of Arts in Teaching (M.A.T.) in Special Education #19
2020 Most Affordable Online Master's Teaching Degrees: #10
2020 Most Affordable Online Master's Educational Leadership Degrees: #12
2020 Most Affordable Online Master's Education Degrees: #24
GCSU's COE named as one the nation’s top teacher prep programs in the book,
Start Here to Become a Teacher

Georgia College graduates win Teacher of the Year in five local counties
Summer 2018 Newsletter
2018-2019 Dashboard
COE Org Chart (August 5, 2020 Update)
COE Directory (August 25, 2020 Update)


John H. Lounsbury College of Education

220A Kilpatrick Education Center  |  Campus Box 79
Milledgeville, GA 31061
Phone: (478) 445-4056
Fax: (478) 445-6582


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