UGA Specific Information for English Education

This program prepares students to teach English language and literature in middle and high school (grades 6-12). Students earn T-4 (initial) certification to teach in Georgia public schools. Students must apply to this restricted major. Requirements and prerequisites should be considered in choosing courses in the first and second years. 

Class of 2017*

** Includes Self-Employed

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Graduate/Professional Schools Attended by UGA English Education Majors for the Class of 2017*

The College of Charleston | The University of Georgia

Possible Employers Who May Hire UGA English Education Majors

Clovis News Journal | CNN | Colleges and Universities | Health South Corp | Libraries | Non-profit Agencies | Private Tutoring Agencies | Public Relations Firms | Ramstad Staffing | Research Firms | School Districts | Textbook Companies | Travel Agencies | Youth Service Centers

Possible Job Titles for UGA English Education Majors

Academic Advisor | Author | Bibliographer | Camp Director | Communications Specialist | Copy Editor | Education & Training Coordinator | Education Materials Coordinator | Employee Training Instructor | English Teacher | Foreign Coorespondent | Human Resources Specialist | In-Home Daycare | Instructor | Interpreter | Interventionalist | Learning Specialist | Library Assistant | Linguist | Media Specialist | Missionary Worker | Outdoor Educator | Paraprofessional | Religious Educator | Research Journalist | Social Services | Teacher


*Source: Areas above marked with an Asterisk (*) have been created utilizing data taken from the UGA Career Outcomes Survey. The "Employers Hiring ..., Job Titles of ..., Career Outcomes for ..., and Graduate Schools Attended By ..." information listed above represent UGA Class of 2017 Graduates. The lists are not exhaustive and therefore do not represent all potential career options. Click here for more detailed Career Outcomes information regarding this major.