Degrees in Education

Welcome to the College of Education at Brenau University. Thank you for visiting us as you consider education program options.

The College of Education prepares students for positions in the teaching field through its undergraduate and graduate teacher certification programs and advancement opportunities in the field for certified teachers completing graduate degrees. Brenau has an unparalleled record in that arena. Brenau credentials historically have placed applicants for positions in public or private schools in good standing with prospective employers. More than 600 Brenau graduates work in teaching jobs in and around the north Georgia community alone.

Brenau University College of Education’s superb, highly qualified and academically productive faculty members collectively possess extensive years of classroom and administrative experience. The college has a long history, having prepared teachers since the founding of the institution in 1878.

Originally impacting education in northeast Georgia, the College of Education now extends its reach far beyond through undergraduate and graduate programs, including a education specialist advanced degree track, operating throughout the state in Gainesville, North Atlanta – Norcross, South Atlanta – Fairburn and Augusta and around the globe through fully accredited online programs.

As you explore your options, remember that Brenau University provides convenience through multiple locations and delivery formats and excellent learning experiences provided by an outstanding faculty and interaction with seasoned professionals and top-tier students who have also chosen Brenau for their academic advancement.

A.A. Early Childhood
B.S. Early Childhood
B.S. Middle Grades
B.S. Special Education
Ed.S. Early Childhood
Ed.S. Middle Grades
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MAT Early Childhood
MAT Middle Grades
MAT Special Education
MAT Secondary Education
M.Ed. Early Childhood
M.Ed. Middle Grades
M.Ed. Special Education


ESOL Endorsement–Graduate
ESOL Endorsement–Undergraduate
Math K-5 Endorsement
Reading Endorsement
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For more information on programs and courses offered by the Brenau University College of Education visit the Brenau University Catalog at

If you would like to see the latest program plans for the programs and degrees listed above, visit the Program Plans page at the Brenau Registrar’s office.

General inquiries:, (770) 534-6299 or (800) 252-5119 | Admissions:, (770) 534-6100 or (800) 252-5119 ext. 6100