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Office of Academic Programs

State, Federal, and National Assessments and Accreditations

The Office of Academic Programs oversees the College's overall performance-based assessment system by assisting programs with ongoing national, state and university program assessment and accreditation efforts, managing the collection of information for various College reports, and working with external bodies including the Professional Standards Commission and Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia. Visit the links below for more information on the types of data collected and reported.


Program Completer Data Request Forms

Satisfaction of employers and employment milestones (Component 4.3 | A.4.1)

Satisfaction of completers (Component 4.4 | A.4.2)

Graduation Rates (initial & advanced levels)

  • Completion Rates (PDF download) Ability of completers to meet licensing (certification) and any additional state requirements; Title II (initial & advanced levels)

Title II Reports

GACE Pass Rates

edTPA Pass Rates

Ethics Pass Rates

Ability of completers to be hired in education positions for which they have prepared (initial & advanced levels)

  • [Employment locations – Top 10 districts (PDF download)]

UGA Career Center Outcomes Data

Student loan default rates and other consumer information (initial & advanced levels)

Information on the cost of attendance and loan default information

Information on teacher education program requirements including costs for assessments

Information on teacher education salaries in Georgia and GaPSC tiered certification

Office of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

Conflict Resolution

Exploring Privilege and Oppression

Trans-Affirming Practices

Ally and Community Building Training

Resources on White Privilege and Anti-Racist Solidarity

Articles and Resource Lists


  • "We Want To Do More Than Survive: Abolitionist Teaching and the Pursuit of Educational Freedom" by Bettina Love (2019)
  • "How To Be An Anti-Racist" by Ibram X. Kendi (2019)
  • "Stamped from the Beginning: The Definitive History of Racist Ideas in America" by Ibram X. Kendi (2017)
  • "The Racial Healing Handbook: Practical Activities to Help You Challenge Privilege, Confront Systemic Racism, and Engage in Collective Healing" by Anneliese A. Singh (2019)
  • "Uprooting Racism: How White People Can Work for Racial Justice" by Paul Kivel (1995)
  • "The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness" by Michelle Alexander (2010)
  • "Me and White Supremacy: Combat Racism, Change the World, and Become a Good Ancestor" by Layla F. Saad (2020)
  • "White Like Me: Reflections on Race from a Privileged Son" by Tim Wise (2004)
  • "White Fragility: Why It’s So Hard for White People to Talk About Racism" by Robin DiAngelo (2018)
  • "Between the World and Me" by Ta-Nehisi Coates (2015)
  • "Citizen: An American Lyric" by Claudia Rankine
  • "Pushout: The Criminalization of Black Girls in Schools" by Monique Morris (2015)
  • "The Possessive Investment in Whiteness: How White People Profit From Identity Politics" by George Lipsitz (2006)
  • "Charleston Syllabus: Readings on Race, Racism, and Racial Violence (2016)
  • Killing Rage: Ending Racism" by bell hooks (1996)
  • "They Were Her Property: White Women as Slaveowners in the American South" by Stephanie Jones-Rogers (2019)
  • "White Rage: The Unspoken Truth of Our Racial Divide" by Carol Anderson (2017)
  • "White Trash: Race and Class in America" (Eds., Annalee Nowitz & Matt Wray) (1996)
  • "Rise of the Warrior Cop: The Militarization of America’s Police Force" by Radley Balko (2014)

Things to Do

Other Readings & Resource Lists

Organizations You Can Support

  • Reclaim the Block - Minneapolis
  • Black Visions Collective
  • Minnesota Freedom Fund
  • Metro Atlanta Mutual Aid Fund
  • Athens Mutual Aid Network
  • Athens Anti-Discrimination Movement
  • Project South
  • Southerners On New Ground
  • Solutions Not Punishment (SNaPCo)
  • Georgia WAND
  • Women on the Rise
  • Black Mecca Project
  • Gangstas to Growers
  • Southern Center for Human Rights
  • Georgia Latino Association for Human Rights
  • Los Vecinos De Buford Highway
  • Charis Books & More/Charis Circle
  • Just Georgia
  • Georgia NAACP
  • Black Voters Matter
  • New Georgia Project
  • SisterSong
  • Feminist Women’s Health Center
  • SPARK Reproductive Justice
  • ARC South East
  • ZAMI Nobla
  • Trans Housing Atlanta Project
  • Asian Americans Advancing Justice - Atlanta
  • El Refugio
  • Athens Immigrant Rights Coalition
  • Dignidad Inmigrante en Athens

Videos & Podcasts

Social Justice/ Anti-Racist / Whiteness Groups

Last Updated: 23 July 2020