Programs of Study

Towson UTeach students major in either mathematics, computer and mathematical sciences, biology, chemistry, earth-space science, or physics with a secondary education concentration.  These Bacholor of Science degree programs emphasize solid content knowledge woven with pedagogical instruction specific to the STEM fields and include all coursework required for teaching certification in the state of Maryland.

Students must earn a grade equivalent of 2.00 or higher in all courses required for the major, including the Towson UTeach education courses.  After completing 45 credits with a minimum GPA of 3.00, students are eligible for Formal Admission to Towson UTeach.  During the final year students complete a professional internship with local public middle and high schools.  Upon graduation, students are eligible to apply for teaching certification (grades 7-12) in their chosen major in the state of Maryland with reciprocity in other states. 

Mathematics Secondary Education

Computer and Mathematical Sciences Secondary Education

Biology Secondary Education

Chemistry Secondary Education

Earth-Space Science Secondary Education

Physics Secondary Education

Maryland State Department of Education Requirements

Students must also fulfill the Maryland State Department of Education Certification Requirements Major: Secondary Education (grades 7 - 12).

Points of Contact

Department Liaison E-mail Phone
Towson UTeach

Dr. Linda Cooper


Biological Sciences Dr. Sarah Haines 410-704-2926
Chemistry Dr. Sonali Raje   410-704-4622
Computer Science Dr. Dastyni Loksa  

Earth-Space Science

Dr. Ronald Hermann   410-704-3011
Mathematics Dr. Kristin Frank 410-704-5025
Physics Dr. Ronald Hermann 410-704-3011