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 2022 Career Outcomes for English Education*

** Includes Self-Employed


Campus Resources


Additional UGA Career Center Recommendations/Considerations

Career Consultant Weekly Satellite Hours: Tuesdays, 2:30-4:30pm, Aderhold Hall 614

Daily Career Center Drop-In Hours: (staffed by Career Center graduate assistants and student interns)

  • In-Person: Mondays – Thursdays, 11 am – 2 pm in Clark Howell Hall (2nd Floor)
  • Virtual: Fridays, 11 am – 2 pm, career.uga.edu/appointments

Individual Career Consulting Appointments: Schedule online through Handshake or by calling 706-542-3375

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Employers/Position Title Reported by Class of 2022 English Education majors

The information below represents employers and position titles from the Class of 2022 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)
Alliance Academy for Innovation English Teacher
Barrow County Schools Language Arts Teacher
Barrow County Schools Teacher
Barrow County Schools Teacher
Columbia County Schools Teacher
DeKalb County School District English Language Arts Teacher
Gwinnett County Public Schools Teacher
Iron Hill Brewery Server
Sleepy Tigers Chinese Immersion Learning Center Chinese Immersion Preschool Assistant 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 2022 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.

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

Graduate/Professional Schools attended by Class of 2022 English Education majors

The information below represents graduate/professional schools and programs reported through the Class of 2022 Career Outcomes Survey. To view historical Career Outcomes for this major, click here and select "Historical Data" from the navigation menu.

Graduate School Program(s)
University of Georgia English Education, Master's
* denotes no responses received.