• Overview
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  • Overview

    Accreditation

    The University of West Georgia is accredited by The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC).

    Credit and transfer

    Total semester hours required: 9

  • Cost
  • Courses
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  • Admissions

    Guidelines for Admittance

    • All graduate applicants must complete the online Grad Application. A one-time application fee of $40 is required.
    • Applicants should also review the Graduate Studies Website for individual program specific requirements and tasks that must be completed prior to admission. See Graduate Studies Application Process.
    • International applicants are subject to additional requirements and application deadlines. See Procedures for International Students.
    • Official transcripts from a regionally or nationally accredited institution are required and should be sent directly to the UWG Graduate Admissions Office.

    Program Specific Admittance Guidelines

    • Level 4 clear and renewable Teaching Certificate or Service Certificate
    • Official transcripts from all schools attended post-secondary
    Currently enrolled UWG students:
    Students who are currently enrolled in a University of West Georgia graduate degree program in the College of Education should talk with their advisor if they are interested in adding the autism endorsement courses to their existing program of study.

    Application Deadlines

    The list of Graduate School Admission Deadlines is located here.

    Admission Process Checklist

    The Graduate Studies Application Process checklist is available here

    Contact

    Graduate Admissions
    graduate@westga.edu
    678-839-1394

    Department of Literacy and Special Education
    Dr. Katy Green
    kbgreen@westga.edu

  • Dates

    The list of Graduate School Admission Deadlines is located here.

  • Objectives

    Objectives not available