How to Apply:

Click to complete the online application. To apply to the GaTAPP Program the following documentation must be submitted:

  • __ Completed Application (available online)
  • __ Memorandum of Understanding signed by School Administrator, District Representative, and Candidate.
  • __ Candidate Assurance Form (if applicant has one year left on certificate)
  • __ Official copies of transcripts from all colleges and universities attended (not photocopies; issued to TCSG/Wiregrass GaTAPP – address below)
  • __ Copy of GACE Program Admission Assessment or proof of exception through SAT, ACT, GRE, Praxis I (taken prior to 9/1/06)
  • __ Copy of GACE Content Assessment scores or Praxis II score (before 9/1/06) OR college major in content area that you are seeking certification
  • __ Copy of GACE Basic Ethics 350 Assessment certificate
  • __ Current Resumé
  • __ Two (2) Letters of professional reference (from someone other than a relative)
  • __ Copy of current teaching certificate
  • __ Tuition paid in full or 1st installment paid with signed tuition schedule plan. Tuition is non-refundable. Note: If the candidate has not paid by the time of each payment, GaTAPP services will be discontinued. The candidate’s portfolio will NOT be reviewed during the school year, nor will the candidate be recommended for certification.
  • __ Signed Tuition Schedule

Send all documentation (in one packet) to:

  TCSG at Wiregrass Georgia Technical College
  c/o Liane Holbrook, GaTAPP Support Services Coordinator
  4089 Val Tech Road
  Valdosta, Georgia 31602

If you have any questions or need more information, please contact Liane Holbrook, GaTAPP Support Services Coordinator at (229) 333-2100, ext. 3081 or email

Contact Us

Liane Holbrook
GaTAPP Support Services Coordinator
(229) 333-2100, Ext. 3081
Valdosta Campus

Patty Hancock
GaTAPP Supervisor/Interim Coordinator
(229) 333-2100 ext. 2130
Valdosta Campus

Rene Mason
GaTAPP Support Services Specialist
(229) 333-2100 ext. 2127
Valdosta Campus

Click here to download a copy of the GaTAPP brochure.