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Be sure to review the admissions information for both the university (step 1) and for your program (step 2). Most programs build upon the core requirements established by the university.

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Part 1: Apply to Graduate School

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.

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Most programs have additional requirements* beyond the Grad School application. Review Part 2: Apply to Program for admissions information specific to the MEd in Early Childhood Education.

*For example, you may need to schedule an interview and/or submit additional documents such as writing samples, a CV or resume, or a statement of purpose. Some programs require an official transcript, not just the unofficial transcript as required by the University.

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Part 2: Apply to Program

For the MEd in Early Childhood Education

Eligibility

  • Must hold a bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university
  • Cumulative GPA for all undergraduate courses should be 2.8 or above on a four-point scale

Application Materials

After an applicant submits the Graduate School's application, his or her materials are reviewed by the Early Childhood Education program faculty. The faculty may request additional information or materials from an applicant before making a recommendation regarding admission to the Graduate School.

Students who have completed an undergraduate degree with a GPA of 3.2 or above are exempt from the entrance exam requirement.

For the section of the Graduate School application requesting three letters of recommendation, simply enter "Not Applicable" for all three in the application.

Application deadline(s)

Refer to the UGA Graduate School Deadlines. Applications received after the target dates may be considered.

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