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Pursue an extensive, field-based middle grades education

A bachelor’s degree in Middle Grades Education prepares graduates to teach in grades 4th – 8th. At Georgia College & State University candidates are well rounded through a balanced curriculum delivered through a mentor-led, field-based cohort model.

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Entry Level Avg Salary
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The College of Education was nationally accredited by the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP) in May 2022. Accreditation is a nongovernmental activity based on peer review that serves the dual functions of assuring quality and promoting continuous improvement.  

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Dr. Miriam Jordan

Program Coordinator
Room 217C

EdD, University of Georgia; MEd, Georgia College & State University; BA, Wesleyan College