Undergraduate Programs

Graduate Programs

Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT)

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For those interested in becoming a teacher and seeking their teacher certification.

Learn more about our Master of Arts in Teaching

Curriculum and Instruction

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For teachers who want to study and understand the improvement and reform efforts in K-12 education.

Learn more about Curriculum and Instruction

Teaching English Language Learners (TELL)

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For teachers and school professionals developing skills and expertise in bilingual teaching.

Learn more about Teaching English Language Learners

Educational Leadership

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For experienced teachers interested in careers in supervision or as school principals.

Learn more about Educational Leadership

Educational Technology

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For anyone interested in technology leadership at the school or district level.

Learn more about Educational Technology

Literacy Education

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For certified teachers who want to be certified as a reading specialist or are interested in literacy

Learn more about Literacy Education

School Counseling

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For individuals interested in becoming a certified school counselor.

Learn more about School Counseling

Special Education

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For individuals seeking initial teacher certification in special education or teachers seeking advanced professional development.

Learn more about Special Education

Kodály Music Education

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For music educators seeking comprehensive musicianship and instructional training.

Learn more about Kodály Music Education

Montessori Education

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For individuals seeking Montessori teacher training while earning an advanced degree.

Learn more about Montessori Education


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Loyola University Maryland offers programs through a cohort format. Students enrolled in cohorts take their classes together, with an identified program of study, at times convenient for full-time teachers. Students also enjoy small classes, reduced tuition, and minimal fees.

We currently have on-going partnerships with the following Maryland school systems:

  • Archdiocese of Baltimore
  • Anne Arundel County Public Schools
  • Baltimore City Public Schools
  • Baltimore County Public Schools
  • Howard County Public Schools
  • Montgomery County Public Schools
  • Prince Georges County Public Schools

Learn more about Loyola's cohort programs

Continuing Ed

Loyola offers continuing education opportunities for individuals looking to gain new knowledge without committing to a degree program.

Child Care Institute

Loyola offers two courses for child care providers interested in meeting Maryland State of Department Education certification requirements.


This course partners with Mariposa Child Success project to offer a three credit-course on effective behavior management.


Loyola offers FREE (or significally reduced) workshops for administrators, staff, and parents.

Explore our continuing education opportunities


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At Loyola, we feel all children are entitled to a quality education. In the School of Education, we prepare educators to specifically meet the needs of students in urban classrooms, ensuring academic excellence for all learners.

Learn more about the School of Education

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The Center for Innovation in Urban Education

The Center for Innovation in Urban Education serves as Loyola's hub for collaborative research, program development, and community engagement focused on improving education in urban communities.

The Center for Montessori Education

Loyola's Center for Montessori Education partners with many institutions across the U.S. to offer a master's degree along with certified AMI training.

The American Kodály Institute

Loyola's American Kodály Institute provides a rigorous teacher training program that goes beyond Kodály certification and offers a Master of Education degree in Kodály Music Education.