UMUC Organizational Charts
UMUC’s institutional organization has been established to serve a globally –focused university of more than 90,000 students worldwide with an unparalleled breadth of programs. Headquartered in Adelphi, Maryland, UMUC has classroom location in the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area, Europe and Asia, and provides award-winning online classes to students worldwide.
The Graduate School
UMUC’s Graduate School provides students with a wide-range of career-specific programs to help them earn the credentials to advance their careers.
Department of Education
The Graduate School’s Department of Education has three master’s degree programs currently: Masters of Arts in Teaching (MAT), Masters of Education in Instructional Technology (MEd), and Master of Distance Education and E-learning (MDE). A recent addition to the Department is the new Center for Intellectual Property Certificate (CIPC) program.
Two of the programs (Master of Arts in Teaching and MEd in Instructional Technology) constitute, for CAEP/NCATE purposes, the professional education unit. These two programs prepare professional educators for roles in K-12 schools.
Professional Education Unit
Because UMUC is preparing teachers for state certification, the department’s professional education unit is subject to reporting requirements from numerous external organizations to meet numerous state, national, and federal reporting, approval, and accreditation requirements.
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