Secondary Education


The secondary education program comprises a sequence of courses in teacher education and a set of General Education Requirements, and the major. The General Education Requirements of the Education Department may be used, in part, to satisfy the UMBC General Foundation Requirements. Secondary students should see their education adviser for further information about courses to be taken in their major. Our Mission The UMBC Department of Education seeks to advance teaching and learning through our integration of research and collaboration with others for the benefit of our diverse society. The Department of Education offers both graduate and undergraduate programs leading to certification in a variety of content areas. Faculty members are committed to preparing future educators by sharing their varied backgrounds and experiences in policy, practice, and major content disciplines.

Undergraduate Teaching Certification Requirements

Secondary Social Studies Certification Requirements


Secondary Science Certification Requirements


Secondary Mathematics Certification Requirements.

Mathematics Education Website


Secondary English Certification Requirements

Undergraduate Foreign Language Teacher Certification Requirements

Secondary Technology Education Certification Requirement 

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Graduate Teaching Certification Requirements


For more information please contact the Secondary Program Director.

Cheryl North | Secondary Program Director
Clinical Associate Professor
Office: Sherman Hall A
Phone: 410-455-6522



last updated 2024 April 17 AKS