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Georgia Southern University

College of Education

Statesboro, GA

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Overview

Georgia Southern University / College of Education is located in Statesboro, GA, in a small setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Specialist in Education (Ed S)
Master of Education (M Ed)
Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT)
Doctor of Education (Ed D)

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 378
Doctoral Degrees 44
Other Advanced Degrees 65

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
Distance learning programs available? Yes
Terminal master's degree available? No

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Comp Exam Required for some
Thesis Optional
Portfolio or assessments
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test or MAT
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required
Exams
Other Advanced Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test or MAT
Thesis Required for some
Assessments, field-based research projects

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

294
Applied
263
Accepted
216
Enrolled
89%

Applying

50
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline March 1st March 1st Yes
Spring deadline October 1st October 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test or MAT
Doctoral Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.5, letters of reference, writing sample
Additional Entrance Requirements Minimum graduate GPA of 3.25

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 550
TOEFL IBT score: 80
IELTS: Required IELTS Paper score: 6

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards April 15
Types of financial support available Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

1,191
Total Graduate Students
70%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
29%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 3.27%
Black or African American 23.68%
White or Caucasian 68%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.17%
Asian 0.92%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 1.93%
Unknown 1.09%

Gender

Male (19%)
Female (80%)

Faculty

89
Total faculty
Full-time - 77
Part-time - 12
Male (32)
Female (57)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Scholarship of teaching and learning, curriculum studies, STEM education, social justice/multicultural education, teacher education best practices
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
497,630

Location & Contact

Address PO Box 8013
Statesboro, GA  30460
United States
Contact Dr. Thomas Koballa
Dean
Email: tkoballa@georgiasouthern.edu
Phone: 912-478-5648
Fax: 912-478-5093