2023 Best Elementary Education Master's Degree Schools in Georgia
9Colleges in Georgia
Ranked #19 in popularity, elementary education is one of the most sought-after master's degree programs in the nation. This makes choosing the right school a hard decision.
For its 2023 ranking, College Factual looked at 9 schools in Georgia to determine which ones were the best for elementary education students pursuing a master's degree. When you put them all together, these colleges and universities awarded 541 master's degrees in elementary education during the 2020-2021 academic year.
Choosing a Great Elementary Education School for Your Master's Degree
The elementary teaching master's degree program you select can have a big impact on your future. This section explores some of the factors we include in our ranking and how much they vary depending on the school you select. When choosing a school we recommend considering some of the following factors:
Quality Overall Is Important
A school that excels in educating for a particular major and degree level must be a great school overall as well. To make it into this list a school must rank well in our overall Best Colleges for a Master's Degree ranking. This ranking considered factors such as graduation rates, overall graduate earnings and other educational resources to identify great colleges and universities.
Other Factors We Consider
In addition to the above, you should consider some of the following factors:
Major Focus - How much a school focuses on elementary education students vs. other majors.
Major Demand - How many other elementary education students want to attend this school to pursue a master's degree.
Educational Resources - The amount of money and other resources allocated to students while they are pursuing their degree. These resources include such things as number of students per instructor and education expenditures per student.
Accreditation - Whether a school is regionally accredited and/or accredited by a recognized elementary education related body.
Our complete ranking methodology documents in more detail how we consider these factors to identify the best schools for elementary education students working on their master's degree.
The elementary teaching school you choose to invest your time and money in matters. To help you make the decision that is right for you, we've developed a number of major-specific rankings, including this list of the Best Elementary Education Master's Degree Schools in Georgia.
Best Schools for Master’s Students to Study Elementary Education in Georgia
Below you'll see a list of the best colleges and universities for pursuing a master's degree in elementary education.
Top Georgia Schools for a Master's in Elementary Teaching
The bars on the spread charts above show the distribution of the schools on this list +/- one standard deviation from the mean.
The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), a branch of the U.S. Department of Education (DOE) serves as the core of the rest of our data about colleges.
Some other college data, including much of the graduate earnings data, comes from the U.S. Department of Education’s (College Scorecard).