EdTerps Learning Academy
The EdTerps Learning Academy provides learning opportunities for working professionals in the field of Education. Programs offered within the EdTerps Learning Academy culminate in graduate degrees from the University of Maryland College of Education, including Ed.D., M.Ed., and Graduate Certificates, as well as eligibility for certain Maryland State Department of Education (MSDE) certifications, including MSDE Initial Teacher Certification in Elementary Grades 1-6, MSDE Superintendent II Certification, and MSDE Admin I Certification. The EdTerps Learning Academy also supports educator career advancement through professional development learning opportunities.
Housed in the University of Maryland’s College of Education, the EdTerps Learning Academy offers programs designed to provide flexibility and career advancement opportunities for working professionals, accommodating personal and professional responsibilities. Programs feature in-person instruction, 100% online learning, or a mixture of both. In-person classes may be held at The Universities at Shady Grove, specific county-school locations, or other approved sites.
The EdTerps Learning Academy offers innovative and dynamic programs in the following portfolios:
Education Leadership Programs
Prepare education leaders in school improvement principles, equity centered leadership, and practical problem solving.Learn More
PK-12 Education Programs
Designed to advance the pedagogical content knowledge and careers of working PK-12 educators and instructional leads.Learn More
Special Education and School Counseling Programs
Support learners to build and use evidence-based practices to expand their skills and knowledge.Learn More