Initial Certification: P-12/Middle

Initial Certification: P-12/Middle

Candidates with a bachelor’s degree with a certifiable major aspiring to become a teacher in the middle school or P-12 setting should enroll in this program. Through this program candidates will develop knowledge, skills, and dispositions to be effective educators in their own classrooms.

Georgetown College offers the following middle school certifiable majors:  English, Mathematics, Science, Social Studies.

Georgetown College offers initial certification at the graduate level for the following (P-12) certifiable majors:  Art, French, German, Spanish, Instrumental Music, Vocal Music.


Program Type

Master of Arts (MA)

Program Contact

Associate Professor Jane Arrington

Program Options

Core Courses

(42 hours required)


Candidates must successfully pass the PLT PRAXIS.

Candidates must complete 200 field placement hours prior to EDU536.

Candidates must complete 15 weeks of student teaching.

Option 6 candidates not currently enrolled in class but placed in a teaching position must take EDU623.

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