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Elementary Education

Georgia Southern University

24 months
Duration
358 USD/credit
358 USD/credit
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About

The Elementary Education program of the Georgia Southern University is currently offered as an online program.

Overview

During the Elementary Education program of the Georgia Southern University, you will be required to complete field experiences including student teaching/internship. All field experience requirements for any MAT program must be completed in the state of Georgia. Some concentrations require practicum placements prior to student teaching or internship semester. Field experiences, including student teaching, for students in the online MAT Concentrations in Elementary Education, Health and Physical Education, and Special Education will be considered in the Georgia region in which you are located.

What background do I need?

This study concentration is for candidates who already hold a bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution and who are interested in a career as a teacher of young children. The M.A.T. provides an option for people entering the world of teaching from other vocations or fields of study, and is also an option for those who are already in the classroom yet have not obtained initial certification (e.g. paraprofessionals, Teach for America, etc.). Through a sequence of courses and related field experiences, candidates will be prepared to teach young children in preschool through grade five. The program of study is designed to meet all content and methods requirements for initial certification.

Programme Structure

Courses offered:

  • Culturally Responsive Pedagogy & Classroom Management
  • Special Education
  • Problem Solving and Mathematical Representations in the Elementary Classroom
  • Literacy Instruction and Diagnosis
  • Literacy in the Content Areas for Elementary Learners
  • Instruction-Based Assessment

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
80

Credits

45 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
2.5

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6
Start practicing IELTS today!
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
80

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete requirements for a bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution
  • A cumulative 2.50 (4.0 scale) GPA or higher
  • Passing scores on the GACE Program Admission Assessment or be exempt by acceptable SAT, ACT, or GRE or GACE Basic Skills scores
  • A passing score on the state-required Georgia Educator Ethics Assessment
  • Qualify for a Georgia Pre-Service certificate or Provisional certificate
  • Submit a letter of intent
  • One (1) Initial Disposition Assessment
  • Acknowledge ”Disclosure and Affirmation” statements that address the Code of Ethics for Educators and the need for tort liability insurance
  • International applicants and U.S. citizens whose native language is not English must demonstrate competence in English

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    358 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 358 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    358 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 358 USD per credit during 24 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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