There are current and future critical needs for highly qualified teachers in the STEM fields (science, technology, engineering, and math). Stevenson is poised to meet this need through its innovative MAT program. As a graduate of this program, you will meet all Maryland initial certification requirements for teaching biology, chemistry, or mathematics at the middle and high school levels (grades 7-12) and be well-versed in STEM education. STEM education is an approach to learning that integrates the content and practices of the science, technology, engineering, and math disciplines to engage students in inquiry, logical reasoning, collaboration, and investigation for solving real world challenges.
Through online coursework, face-to-face residencies, and classroom field experiences, you will gain the knowledge, skills, and disposition to be a successful STEM teacher. Integrating theory and practice, the sequence of courses provides a strong foundation in adolescent development; curriculum planning; instructional design; assessment; and methods and technologies for teaching science and math.
Commission on Higher Education, Middle States Association of Colleges and Universities
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Loans may be available. Applicants may apply by completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA code 002107).