Graduate Programs

Towson University offers more than 80 graduate degrees and certifications. In addition to the institution’s admissions requirements, each program has its own process of selecting students.

Graduate courses are offered on campus as well as off-campus and online. Towson University also offers courses leading to Maryland State Department of Education Administrator I and Post-Baccalaureate Teacher Certification.

Doctoral Programs

Audiology Au.D.

Information Technology D.Sc.

Instructional Technology Ed.D.

Occupational Science Sc.D.

Occupational Therapy OTD – Entry-Level

Occupational Therapy OTD – Post-Professional

Master's Programs

Accounting & Business Advisory Services M.S.

Actuarial Science & Predictive Analytics M.S.

Art Education M.Ed.

Art History Concentration, Professional Studies M.A.

Art, Studio M.F.A.

Arts Infusion, Interdisciplinary M.A.

Biology M.S.

Child Life, Administration & Family Collaboration M.S.

Communication Management M.S.

Computer Science M.S.

  • Computer Security
  • Data Science
  • Software Engineering

Early Childhood Education M.Ed.

Elementary Education M.Ed.

Environmental Science M.S.
Concentrations & Tracks:

  • Biological Resources Management
  • Water Resources Management & Assessment
  • Wetlands Assessment & Management
  • Environmental Spatial Analysis

Forensic Science M.S.

Geography & Environmental Planning M.A.

Gifted & Creative Education M.Ed.

Global Humanities M.A.

Health Science M.S.
Concentrations & Tracks:

  • Administration
  • Community Health
  • School Health Education

Homeland Security Management, Integrated M.S.

Human Resource Development M.S.

Information Technology, Applied M.S.

Instructional Technology M.S.
Concentrations & Tracks:

  • Educational Technology
  • Instructional Design & Development
  • School Library Media

Jewish Studies M.A.
Combined Programs:

  • Leadership in Jewish Education & Communal Service M.A. & Jewish Studies M.A. (Dual Degree)

Leadership in Jewish Education & Communal Service M.A.
Concentrations & Tracks:

  • Education
  • Communal Professional

Combined Programs:

  • Social Work & Leadership in Jewish Education & Communal Service Combined M.S.W./M.A.
  • Leadership in Jewish Education & Communal Service M.A. & Jewish Studies M.A. (Dual Degree)

Marketing Intelligence M.S.

Mathematics Education M.S.

  • Middle School
  • Secondary School

Mathematics, Applied & Industrial M.S.

Music Education M.S.

Music M.M.
Concentrations & Tracks:

  • Music Performance
  • Music Composition

Nursing M.S.
Concentrations & Tracks:

  • Nursing Education
  • Clinical-to-Administration Transition

Occupational Therapy M.S.

Physician Assistant Studies M.S.

Physics, Applied M.S.

Professional Studies M.A.
Concentrations & Tracks:

  • Individualized Plan of Study
  • Art History

Professional Writing M.S.

Psychology M.A.
Concentrations & Tracks:

  • Clinical Psychology
  • Counseling Psychology
  • Experimental Psychology
  • School Psychology

Reading Education M.Ed.

Secondary Education M.Ed.

Social Science M.S.

Special Education M.Ed.
Concentrations & Tracks:

  • Special Education
  • Special Education Teacher as Leader in Autism Spectrum Disorder

Speech-Language Pathology M.S.

Supply Chain Management M.S.

Teaching M.A.T.
Concentrations & Tracks:

  • General Education - Early Childhood
  • General Education - Elementary Education
  • General Education - Secondary Education
  • Special Education - Early Childhood
  • Special Education - Elementary/Middle Education
  • Special Education - Secondary Education

Theatre M.F.A.

Transformational Educational Leadership M.S.

Women's & Gender Studies M.S.
Concentrations & Tracks:

  • Women, Health & Sexuality
  • Women in an International Context
  • Women, Leadership & Public Policy

Certificate Programs

Action Research for School Improvement P.B.C.

Applied Music P.B.C.

Arts Integration P.B.C.

Autism Spectrum Disorder in the Classroom P.B.C.

Autism Studies P.B.C.

Clinician-Administrator Transition P.B.C.

Community Engagement & Leading School Change P.B.C.

Computer Forensics P.B.C.

Database Management Systems P.B.C.

Educational Technology P.B.C.

Environmental Science P.B.C.

Family-Professional Collaboration P.B.C.

Foundations of Special Education P.B.C.

Health Information Technology P.B.C.

Information Security & Assurance P.B.C.

Information Systems Management P.B.C.

Instructional Design & Development P.B.C.

Interactive Marketing P.B.C.

Interactive Media Design P.B.C.

Internet Application Development P.B.C.

Jewish Communal Service P.B.C.

Jewish Education P.B.C.

Music (Dalcroze, Orff, and Kodaly) P.B.C.

Networking Technologies P.B.C

Nursing Education P.B.C.

Organizational Change C.A.S.

Professional Spanish P.B.C.

Project, Program & Portfolio Management P.B.C.

Reading C.A.S.

STEM Instructional Leadership (PreK-6), Integrated P.B.C.

School Psychology C.A.S.

Security Assessment & Management P.B.C.

Software Engineering P.B.C

Supply Chain Management P.B.C.

Teaching English Learners P.B.C.

Women's & Gender Studies P.B.C.


Courses Leading to Maryland State Department of Education Certification:
- Administrator I Certification

Towson University is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, 3624 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104. (267-284-5000) The Middle States Commission on Higher Education is an institutional accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation.