Brewton-Parker College
BPC Mount Vernon
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Student Professional Organizations

Candidates are encouraged to participate in one of the following professional organizations:

Student Professional Association of Georgia Educators (SPAGE)
Student Georgia Association of Educators (GAE)

All Candidates are members of the college's Teacher Education Club which meets montly during the academic year.

Education majors at Brewton-Parker College are required to join the professional organization of their choice for the purpose of:

  • receiving $1,000,000.00 in liability insurance coverage for professional lab
  • experience in the public schools
  • keeping the education major aware of current issues in public education through publications provided by the professional organization
  • initiating a feeling of professionalism in the student through attendance at conferences, meetings, retreats, workshops, and conventions sponsored by the professional organization

Education majors may obtain a blank student membership application for either organization by contacting Nita Thigpen in the Education Division (912) 583-3165 or

The mission of Brewton-Parker College, a Georgia Baptist college, is to develop the whole student through the application
of Biblically-centered truth to a liberal arts curriculum in a community of shared Christian values.
Brewton-Parker College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate and baccalaureate 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 Brewton-Parker College.
Brewton-Parker College | Located on U.S. 280 at 201 David-Eliza Fountain Circle, P. O. Box 197, Mount Vernon, GA 30445
with a site in Newnan
912-583-2241, 1-800-342-1087
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October 7, 2013 2:13 PM