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    Feb 26, 2024  
2022-2023 Augusta University Catalog 
2022-2023 Augusta University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Master of Education with a major in Instruction with a concentration in K-12 Health and Physical Education

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Program Overview

The Master of Education (M.Ed.) in Instruction is designed for candidates who hold a valid teaching certificate and seek an advanced graduate degree. The program consists of 36 semester hours. All content coursework will reflect existing certification areas. The program is fully online. Required field assignments are completed in each education course in the program.

Georgia Educators must hold a valid, level 4 or higher Induction, Professional, Advanced Professional, or Lead Professional teaching certificate, leadership certificate, service field certificate, or Life certificate for program admission.

Applicants who are interested in this degree but do not hold a teaching certificate should contact the Program Director or the Associate Dean for Graduate Programs in the College of Education.

Program Contact
Dr. Ashley Gess

Admissions Information  

For more information on admissions requirements, please visit the Office of Admissions website.

Program Length: 2 Years
CIP Code: 13.0301
Program Code: 1MED-INSW-MED

Electives: 6 Hours

  • Elective One: 3 Credits ***
  • Elective Two: 3 Credits ***

Endorsement: 9 Hours

Students will select (with advisor’s approval) an endorsement or certificate to add to their teaching credentials. Possibilities include:

  • Computer Science Endorsement
  • ESOL Endorsement
  • Gifted Endorsement
  • PBIS Endorsement
  • Reading Endorsement
  • STEM Endorsement

Total Hours for the Degree: 36 Hours

*Must be taken during the first semester in the program.

**Must be taken during the last semester in the program.

***Electives must be approved by the advisor. Credit can be earned for EDTD 6003 upon verification of completion of an approved induction program in a school system.

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