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Georgia Southwestern State University

Overview

Georgia Southwestern State University / School of Education is located in Americus, GA, in a small setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Specialist in Education (Ed S) Middle grades education
Specialist in Education (Ed S) Early childhood education
Master of Education (M Ed) Special education
Master of Education (M Ed) Middle grades language arts
Master of Education (M Ed) Middle grades mathematics
Master of Education (M Ed) Early childhood education

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 89
Other Advanced Degrees 94

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? No
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0; maximum of 6 credit hours with C grade; no courses with D grade; degree completed within 7 calendar years
Other Advanced Degrees Minimum GPA of 3.25 in all courses with no grade less than a B; degree must be completed within 7 calendar years from date of initial enrollment in graduate work

Admissions

Applying

25
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Requirements Undergraduate degree from accredited institution; professional Georgia Teaching Certificate or eligibility; minimum undergraduate GPA of 2.75 as reported on official final transcripts from all accredited institutions attended; 2 confidential Administrative Recommendation Forms
Additional Entrance Requirements Master's degree from accredited college or university; professional Georgia Teaching Certificate or eligibility; minimum graduate GPA of 3.0 as reported on official final graduate transcripts from all accredited institutions attended; 2 confidential Administrative Recommendation Forms

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards June 1

Student Body

226
Total Graduate Students
2%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
97%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino Not Reported
Black or African American 30.97%
White or Caucasian 65%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian Not Reported
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (6%)
Female (93%)

Faculty

24
Total faculty
Full-time - 17
Part-time - 7
Male (10)
Female (14)

Location & Contact

Address 800 Georgia Southwestern State University Drive
Americus, GA  31709-4693
United States
Contact Dr. Rachel Abbott
Dean
Phone: 229-931-2145