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Mercer University has been teaching Georgia’s teachers and educational leaders for more than 100 years, and we are committed to building a strong foundation for tomorrow’s world-changers.

Mercer’s Tift College of Education provides a curriculum that empowers educators and fuels their desire for teaching and inspiring students. We offer a variety of degree and certification programs that are approved by the Georgia Professional Standards Commission and designed for aspiring teachers as well as those with experience in the field.

Through the College of Education, you can apply your knowledge and experience to lead, inspire, and make a meaningful impact in your community and around the world.

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