M.Ed. Online

Elementary Education

University of West Georgia

24 months
11220 USD/year
11220 USD/year
2892 USD/year
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The Elementary Education program of University of West Georgia is designed to prepare teachers who will be academically grounded instructional leaders.


The Elementary Education program of University of West Georgia promotes research-based practices that ensure that all students can and do learn. Graduates' theoretical and pedagogical knowledge will be deepened as they apply innovative, effective research-based practices in Elementary Education. Program faculty are dedicated to the ideals of social justice and endeavor to equip graduates with the ability work within the existing systems or to change existing systems to bring about equitable environments for all learners.


  • Master's candidates are committed to students and their learning.
  • Master's candidates know the subjects they teach and how to teah those subjects to students.
  • Master's candidates are responsible for managing and monitoring student learning.
  • Master's candidates think systematically about their practice and learn from experience.
  • Master's candidates are members of learning communities.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Seminar For P-5 Teachers
  • Developing Affective Curricula
  • Language Development: Implications for the Childhood Educator
  • P-5 School Curriculum
  • Special Topics
  • Continuing Practicum

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 24 months

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36 alternative credits



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • All graduate applicants must complete the online Grad Application. A one-time application fee of $40 is required.
  • Official transcripts from a regionally or nationally accredited institution are required and should be sent directly to the UWG Graduate Admissions Office.
  • Applicants must have an undergraduate degree in Early Childhood or Elementary Education and be eligible for an Elementary Education clear and renewable certificate or possess a renewable professional certificate in Elementary Education with a minimum overall 2.7 GPA.
  • English Language Proficiency

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    11220 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5610 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • National

    11220 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5610 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • In-State

    2892 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1446 USD per semester during 24 months.


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