The Graduate Education programs at OLLU serve two types of students: Certified teachers seeking additional areas of specialization and degreed professionals who want to transition into the teaching field and earn initial teacher certification.
Certified teachers seeking additional areas of specialization select from:
Master of Education - Curriculum and Instruction
Integrated Math - Admission moratorium
Master of Education - Principal
Master of Education - School Counseling Online
Master of Arts - Special Education
Initial Teacher Certification
Degree professionals who wish to transition to the teaching field and earn initial teacher certification should apply for Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) program. Unlike alternative certification programs, the MAT allows you to earn a master's degree and prepares you to sit for a certification exam.
Master of Arts - Teaching
Math Education (7-12)
Science Education (7-12)
Special Education (EC-12 with EC-6 generalist)
Bilingual (with EC-6 generalist)
Our Lady of the Lake University is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award bachelor's, master's and doctoral degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Our Lady of the Lake University that fall under one of these areas: (1) to learn about the accreditation status of the institution, (2) to file a third-party comment at the time of the institution’s decennial review, or (3) to file a complaint against the institution for alleged non-compliance with a standard or requirement.