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 2019 Career Outcomes for English Education*

** Includes Self-Employed

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The information below represents employers and position titles from the Class of 2019 Career Outcomes Survey. To view historical Career Outcomes for this major, click here and select "Historical Data" from the navigation menu.

Employer Position Title(s)
Anne Arundel County Public Schools English Teacher
Athens Christian School English Teacher
Clarke County School District ELA Teacher, Teacher
Columbia County School System Teacher
Coweta County School System English Teacher
ERA Sunrise Realty Social Media Consultant and Buyer's Agent
Franklin County School District English Teacher
Fulton County School System ELA Teacher, English Teacher
Greene County School District English Language Arts High School Teacher, Teacher
Greenville County Schools Secondary English/Language Arts Teacher
Gwinnett County Public Schools 6th Grade Language Arts Teacher, ELA Teacher, English Teacher, Teacher
Jefferson Parrish School District Teacher
Madison County School District ELA Teacher
Sarasota County Public Schools Teacher
Walton County School District Teacher
* denotes no responses received.
*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/Professional Schools and Programs..." information listed above represent UGA Class of 2019 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.


Graduate School Program(s)
The University of Chicago Humanities, Degree Not Specified
University of Georgia English Education, MEd
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