TU Teacher Scholars Summer Institute

Towson University invites high school students to apply for the College of Education's four-day, on-campus academic session to experience TU resources and learn about careers in teaching.


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Montgomery, Howard, Anne Arundel Counties: July 15—18, 2024

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All other counties: July 22—25, 2024

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The TU Teacher Scholars Summer Institute is an academic program for students interested in teaching careers. Aspiring educators will learn from College of Education professors and enjoy a unique and FREE opportunity to experience campus life. 

Qualified applicants who are selected for the program will enjoy the benefits below.

  • High school/university credit for completing the course, Exploring Careers in Education
  • Campus tours
  • Mentorship from a Towson University student during the regular school year

in the media

Featured on WBAL-TV 

At the 2023 TU Teacher Scholars Summer Institute, WBAL's Tim Tooten stopped by to talk to participants and faculty members about the program and its benefits. 

“ This program helped me a lot. Before coming here, I knew I wanted to be a teacher, but now it doesn't look too far in the future, and I can see myself being a teacher because this program helped me lay out the path for my future. ”