Candidate Application

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 Rene’ Mason, GaTAPP Instructor
4089 Val Tech Road
Valdosta, Georgia 31602

If you have any questions or need more information, please contact Rene’ Mason, GaTAPP Instructor at (229) 333-2100, ext. 2127, or email