Specialist in Education (Ed.S.) Admission Requirements

To be admitted to the LaGrange College Ed.S. program, candidates must meet several requirements, including:

  • A graduate degree in education from an accredited institution and level 5 certification

  • A cumulative minimum graduate GPA of 3.0

  • Three letters of recommendation from individuals knowledgeable of your professional and academic abilities; one of the three recommendations  must be submitted by your most recent principal 
    On-line Recommendation Form .

  • Vitae listing education and employment history.  Applicants must have three years of public/ private school teaching experience with clear-renewable certification and indicate this on the vitae. 

  • Educational Specialist in Teacher Leadership program completers, who have at least three years public school teaching experience, may apply to the GAPSC for a level T5 teaching certificate upgrade after receiving a passing score on the Teacher Leadership GACE.

  • Successful interview with department chair