- Teacher.org recently released the “Best College” rankings with the Early Childhood Education and the Special Education degrees listed in the top 20 for the U.S.
- The Georgia College Early Childhood Education degree was listed as fourth in the nation. Of the 425 degree programs reviewed, Georgia College was the top ranked Georgia institution. The ranking noted the field-based approach that leads to significant depth in connecting theory and practice and the unique pairing of students to mentor leaders through the program. The Georgia College Early Childhood program is also nationally recognized through the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC).
- The university’s Special Education degree program ranked 19 of the 400 colleges analyzed and was the only Georgia university listed in the top 20. The foundation in the liberal arts, rigorous admission standards, multiple and lengthy field experiences, and a strong focus on leadership and advocacy provide a strong preparation for students. The program is nationally recognized by the Council for Exceptional Children (CEC).
- Georgia College was also recently recognized by AccreditedCollegesonline.org on the Best Early Childhood Education Programs list, ranking in the top 50 in the nation.