Art Education Certificate

The Art Education certificate is for students who hold a bachelor’s degree and would like to pursue teacher certification in the state of Georgia. Our certificate program features an individualized program of study built upon the requirements for certification, which involves understanding school environments, specialized content, and the completion of an internship.

Program Contact Information:
John Hom, Ph.D.
Phone: (912) 344-3358


Regular Admission Requirements
1. Undergraduate or graduate degree or above from a regionally accredited institution with sufficient academic preparation.
2. Overall undergraduate GPA of 2.5 – OR one of the following:

  • 3.0 for the last 60 hours leading to the bachelor’s degree
  • GRE score of at least 297 (verbal and quantitative combined) if taken after August 1, 2011 ( or at least 1,000 if taken earlier)
  • Millers Analogies Test score of 400
  • Master’s degree of above from regionally accredited institution
3. Passing score on GACE program admission assessment

  • All 3 tests: reading (test code 200), math (test cade 201), and writing (test code 202) OR
  • Combined Test I, II and III (test code 700) OR one of the following:
  • SAT score (critical reading/verbal and math combined) of 1,000
  • ACT scores (English and math combined) of 43
  • GRE score of at least 297 (verbal and quantitative combined) if taken after August 1, 2011 (or at least 1,030 if taken after)
  • Passing scores on GACE basic skills assessment
  • Passing score on equivalent test in other states
  • Passing score on all three parts of the Praxis I or a composite score of 526 if all three tests were taken by March 5, 2007
  • Master’s degree or above from regionally accredited institution (until July 1, 2015)


4. Sufficient academic preparation in art
*International transcripts must be evaluated by a NACES accredited evaluation service (
Fall Spring Summer
Final Deadline March 1* October 1* March 1*

*The application and all ​​required documents listed on the “admissions requirements” tab​ for the program must be received by the deadline.  If all required documents are not received by the deadline your application will not be considered for admission.

Last updated: 2/1/2019

Office of Graduate Admissions • PO Box 8113 Statesboro, GA 30460 • (912) 478-5384 •