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Overview

The Coaching Endorsement will strengthen and enhance your ability to use performance assessment data to provide individuals with specific feedback.

You will assist them in meeting criteria for performance in various educational positions such as, but not limited to:

  • A supervisor/coach of individuals completing student teaching requirements or a non-traditional teacher preparation program
  • A mentor/coach of interns/beginning teachers
  • An instructional/academic coach of classroom teachers
  • A classroom teacher providing professional learning for peers
  • A coach of candidates seeking educational leadership positions

Program Highlights

  1. Located on campus in Griffin

Deadline to Apply

Faculty and Curriculum

The coaching endorsement is offered only in conjunction with the MEd or EdS in mathematics education on the Griffin campus. It is not available as stand-alone, add-on course work.

Endorsement topics include:

  • Mentoring in mathematics education
  • Coaching internship

For the mentoring in mathematics education course, you will read research regarding coaching in mathematics and prepare your plans for a coaching internship.

Tuition and Financial Aid

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.

Tuition rates

Meet Your Advisor

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.

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Student Life

Most of your fellow students will be practicing teachers. This provides you with an excellent opportunity to gain a new set of colleagues, to compare professional experiences, and to develop personal relationships.

The UGA Griffin Campus is located 40 miles south of Atlanta in Griffin and hosts several of the university's programs.

Book a campus visit

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.

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Admissions

Part 1: Apply to the University of Georgia

Requirements

  1. Submit an online application to the Graduate School
  2. Test scores (depending on your program)
  3. Unofficial transcripts (native language and English for international applicants)
  4. Three letters of recommendation

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Requirements

The program faculty may request additional materials from applicants. As you complete your application for the UGA Graduate School, you will be able to attach the following documents:

  1. Curriculum vita (CV) or resume
  2. Statement of purpose (short essay)
  3. Official transcripts
View full admissions requirements

Program Resources

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