Department of Education College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences University of Maryland, Baltimore County

Department of Education College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences University of Maryland, Baltimore County

Baltimore, MD
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
74%
26%
student ratio
410
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
June 1
fall application deadline
94%
acceptance rate
6 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Education Postbaccalaureate Certificate
      Graduate Certificate
      Master of Art Education (MAE)
      Master of Arts (MA)
      Master of Arts in Education (MAE)
      Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 100
    • Doctoral Degrees 3
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
    • Distance learning programs available? Yes
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

94% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 90
    • Accepted 85
    • Acceptance Rate 94
    • Enrolled 80
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $50
    • Application Fee - International $50
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline June 1st Not Reported Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline November 1st Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test, GRE Subject Test (MA in TESOL), PRAXIS I (MAT), PRAXIS II (MAE), minimum GPA of 3.0
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsMarch 1
    • Types of financial support availableTuition Waivers, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students410
    • Female Percentage74%
    • Male Percentage26%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students410
    • Part-time Percentage83%
    • Full-time Percentage17%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino4%
    • Black / African American15%
    • White / Caucasian68%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian5%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races2%
    • Unknown6%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty46
    • Full-time Percentage46%
    • Part-time Percentage54%
    • Female Percentage74%
    • Male Percentage26%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchTeacher leadership; STEM education; ESOL/bilingual education; early childhood education; language, literacy and culture
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$1,250,000

Location & Contact

Department of Education

College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences
University of Maryland, Baltimore County

1000 Hilltop Circle Sherman Hall, Wing A, Room 426
Baltimore, MD 21250
United States

Dr. Eugene Schaffer

Department Chair

Phone: 410-455-2466
Fax: 410-455-3986
Email: geneschaffer@gmail.com

Dr. Susan Blunck

Graduate Program Director

Phone: 410-455-2869
Fax: 410-455-3986
Email: blunck@umbc.edu


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