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McDaniel College

University of Maryland Baltimore County
University of Maryland Eastern Shore


2 College Hill
Westminster, MD 21157

Contact Person
Sharon Bowers

Program Focus
• Integrative STEM Education
• Elementary STEM Education

Degrees Offered
• Graduate Certificate – STEM Instructional Leadership (STEM PreK-6 endorsement)

Program Description
Developed in collaboration with the National Institute of Aerospace’s Center for Integrative STEM Education and initially piloted in Carroll County Public Schools and Newport News Public Schools, McDaniel’s Graduate Certificate in STEM Instructional Leadership (SIL) is offered both hybrid and online is open to all interested educators. Program completers earn the MSDE endorsement “Instructional Leader: STEM (PreK-6)” and a Graduate Certificate in STEM Instructional Leadership.  Those not wishing to pursue endorsement may complete the graduate certificate without the practicum.


UMBC Department of Education
1000 Hilltop Circle
Baltimore, MD 21250

Contact Person
Tracy Irish, (STEM Education), 410-455-3050
Jamie Gurganus, (Mechanical Engineering), 410-455-8439

Program Focus
• Engineering Education

Degrees Offered
Certification – Technology Education (via Project Lead the Way trainings)
MAE – Secondary STEM Education

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Program Description
UMBC offers Technology Education certification to teachers who complete two PLTW trainings on campus.  They also offer a MAE program for teachers who want to increase their understanding and implementation of technology and engineering content knowledge, strengthen pedagogy, and enhance teacher leadership through graduate level courses. Students completing the program with 36 approved graduate credits will be awarded the Master of Arts in Education (MAE) with a concentration in STEM Education.

• Baltimore, MD
1425 Key Highway, Suite 101
Baltimore, MD 21230

• Princess Anne, MD
11931 Art Shell Plaza
Thomas Briggs Arts and Tech Center
Princess Anne, MD 21853

Contact Person
Thomas Loveland, 410-727-4808, Ext 164

Program Focus
• Technology & Engineering Education
• Career and Technology Education

Degrees Offered
BS – Technology & Engineering Education
MEd – Career & Technology Education (CTE)
Certification – Technology Education and CTE

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Program Description
The Department of Technology at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore (UMES) offers a Bachelor of Science in Technology and Engineering Education which prepares professionals who will qualify for certification to teach technology education (a critical shortage area in Maryland and across the U.S.) at the middle and high school levels. Emphasis is placed on improving the teaching-learning process; the study of technology, its evolution, systems, techniques, utilization and social cultural significance; and on technical applications to support classroom and laboratory activities. The Department also offers the M.Ed. program in Career and Technology Education (CTED). Coursework is offered on the UMES campus in Princess Anne, at the Maryland Center for Career and Technology Education Studies located at the Baltimore Museum of Industry (BMI), and at other satellite locations.