What to Expect Studying at Notre Dame of Maryland University
The mission of Notre Dame of Maryland University’s School of Education is to serve as a catalytic change agent by educating leaders to transform the world. To achieve this, we provide distinctive undergraduate and graduate programs that challenge women and men to strive for intellectual and professional excellence, to build inclusive and diverse communities, to engage in service to others, and to promote social responsibility. In addition to taking courses in relevant topics related to instructional leadership, candidates also engage in discussions and activities that support understanding and development of students representing the changing populations in our schools. Through the rigorous process of completing comprehensive exams and a dissertation, students are prepared to publish research related to their area of interest and present at national and international conferences.
With award-winning teacher certification programs nationally recognized by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education, you can expect to benefit from small class sizes, expert faculty, and practical field experiences.