Graduate study provides advanced training for the fields mentioned above and provides a credential for obtaining a teaching position in higher education.
The Bachelor of Music with a major in Music Education prepares students to teach general, choral, and instrumental to grades K-12.
Students choose from one or more emphases: (1) Choral Music Education - voice or piano concentration; or (2) Instrumental Music Education - piano, band instrument, or orchestral instrument concentration.
It is my ultimate aspiration to open a KIPP (Knowledge Is Power Program) school of my own, serving students in low-income communities.”For more information about Charles King, click here.
The Hodgson School of Music at UGA is one of the rising leaders in music schools today, boasting approximately 600 students and 65 faculty members, some of the finest facilities in the nation, and upwards of 350 public performances each year (including world-class international artists and a twice-yearly residency of the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra).
business money economics economy commodities trade trading stocks communication communications public relations pr marketing promotion taxes tax taxation account accounting accountant budget wall street gordon gekko The major in Middle School Education at UGA prepares students to meet the academic, interpersonal, and intrapersonal needs of young adolescents while preparing for teacher certification for grades 4-8.
School-based field experience is the heart of the program; students are placed in a middle-grades classroom with an experienced mentor teacher beginning in their first semester, building toward full-time student teaching in their last.
The program puts special emphasis on diversity; positive learning environments; high-poverty and non-native English speaking populations; curriculum, instruction, and assessment; family and community engagement; civic education; and policy studies.