Educational research faculty at the University of West Georgia teach courses at the
Master's, Specialist, and Doctoral levels as they are applied in a variety of educational
settings. Introductory courses provide a foundation for students enabling better understanding
of published research which is needed for the continuing improvement of classroom
teaching. Advanced research courses provide students with the tools to examine and
enhance their classroom or school environment.
Students of educational research and faculty members at the University of West Georgia conduct research analyzing issues in school improvement. Students' research include areas of early childhood, middle grades, secondary education administration, counseling, media, and special education. Faculty in the program also provide expertise to faculty members and graduate students in the College of Education by serving as methodology specialists on research projects, student theses, and doctoral dissertation committees.