The Division of Educational Studies offers a range of programs that includes the Ph.D. in Educational Studies and the Master of Arts (M.A.) both with strong research orientations, the Master of Arts in Teaching (M.A.T.) for individuals seeking both a masters degree and their initial teaching field certification, and the undergraduate Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in Educational Studies. The Division of Educational Studies (DES), the unit that oversees the professional education offerings at Emory University, is accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE). The Master of Arts in Teaching program is accredited by the Georgia Professional Standards Commission (GAPSC) and NCATE.

The MAT program will not be accepting applications for the 2013-2014 academic year.