Graduate Information Sessions

At Loyola, we offer general information sessions that discuss our graduate education programs in the School of Education, as well as special interest information sessions for those specifically interested in our Kodály, Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT), Montessori, School Counseling, and Teaching English Language Learners (TELL) programs.

General Sessions

Accelerated Master's Information Session

Are you a Loyola first-year, Sophomore, or Junior interested in becoming a teacher? Join us for an information session to learn more about our accelerated option to pursue your Master of Arts in Teaching (Elementary or Secondary)! You'll hear directly from program faculty and students about this convenient and accelerated option to obtain your Master's degree and initial teacher certification in just 12-14 months. Please register prior to the event. Visit the Combined BA/B.S. - MAT.

There are no accelerated master's information sessions scheduled at this time. Email graduate@loyola.edu for more information.

Kodály Music Education

Experience first hand the engaging, exciting world of Kodály Music Education by joining American Kodály Institute faculty members and world class guest presenters for a free day of music making, food, networking, and fabulous teaching ideas. In addition to participating in workshop sessions, you will have the opportunity to learn more about Loyola's innovative, flexible summer master's degree program in Kodály Music Education, and will go home with a wealth of kid-tested songs and teaching materials to use in your classroom. Each Saturday Kodály workshop is unique, and music educators are invited to attend one workshop or many. Registrations for all workshops must be received 48 hours before the workshop. 

Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT)

Are you interested in teacher education? Attend our information session and learn more about career options in education! Join us for a unique, personalized opportunity to learn more about our Master of Arts in Teaching Program. Whether you are a recent college graduate, a professional interested in changing careers, a non-certified teacher, or current undergraduate student, Loyola has a program for you. All sessions will cover information on admission strategies and tips on financing your graduate education.

MAT specific sessions are offered in addition to the general information sessions. Both types of sessions (general and program-specific) cover the same information. 

  • There are no information sessions scheduled at this time.

Montessori Education/Partner AMI Institutes

Loyola University Maryland has several unique graduate programs that allow AMI Montessori teachers and those in training to earn a Master of Education in Montessori Education.

Watch our virtual information session to learn more about Loyola's Center for Montessori Education, our M.Ed. options, and the program structure. For inquiries, email graduate@loyola.edu or montessori@loyola.edu.

Starting January 2019, program representatives will be available for 15-30 minute, one-on-one information sessions via Zoom. To schedule an session, email Montessori@loyola.edu.

School Counseling Information Sessions

Join the program director, Jennifer Watkinson, Ph.D., for an informative presentation to learn more about the program, curriculum and admission process for the graduate school counseling program. 

Teaching English Language Learners (TELL)

Learn more about the Teaching English Language Learners (TELL) certificate through a virtual presentation designed to introduce applicants the program. Program staff discuss the course content and requirements for admission, and cover frequently asked questions. 

  • There are no information sessions scheduled at this time.

Cohort Graduate Programs

Are you a teacher interested in a master's degree program near where you live or work? Attend our information session to learn more about our cohort graduate program options, the locations available, and the benefits for joining a cohort including, tuition discount for teachers, one night a week classes, and scholarships available.

Loyola's Timonium Graduate Center (Baltimore City and County Teachers)

Loyola's Columbia Graduate Center (Howard County Teachers)

Center of Applied Technologies North (Anne Arundel County Teachers)

Bishop McNamara High School (Prince George's County Teachers)

Virtual Information Session (All County Teachers)