Our specialist program prepares you to take on roles within career and technical education that blend research with practice, improving both teaching and learning. Classes are designed in a hybrid online/in-person format and address the latest skills to:
This specialist program provides an opportunity for you to complete an advanced degree without an extensive dissertation.
Upon completion, you may be eligible for a certification upgrade in one of the following areas:
Almost all in-state students begin their studies at UGA paying limited tuition or fees. Please note that these amounts are subject to change and are meant to give prospective students an idea of the costs associated with a degree at the University of Georgia College of Education.
Students may qualify for a variety of assistantships, scholarships, and other financial awards to help offset the cost of tuition, housing, and other expenses.
Most graduate students at UGA are not assigned to a faculty advisor until after admittance. A close working relationship with your advisor is paramount to progressing through your program of study.
Because this program is offered in a hybrid format, it allows you to continue your career while furthering your education.
See for yourself how much UGA College of Education has to offer! Schedule a tour of campus to learn more about the UGA student experience.
The Graduate School handles admission for all graduate programs at the University of Georgia, including those in the College of Education. The Graduate School website contains important details about the application process, orientation, and many other useful links to guide you through the process of attending UGA at the graduate level.
Candidates who wish to apply for the EdS in Workforce Education will find the option under the degree program "Education" on the Graduate School's application. Once Education is selected, please leave a comment on the general application that you are interested in the Workforce Education EdS program.
Completed application due: