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Requirements

Department of Education

Licensure Requirements

    Endorsements

      • Autism Spectrum Disorders (For those that already hold an ABS teaching license)  A cohort will be starting Fall 2017.  The course sequence will include 1 course Fall 2017, 1 course Spring 2018, and 2 courses summer 2018.  All courses are offered online.
      • Developmental Disabilities (for those that already hold an ABS teaching license)  Students will no longer be accepted into this program after summer 2016.  Program requirements hyperlinked are for current students only.
      • Communication Arts and Literature, Grades 5-8 No longer admitting new students, all program completers must be recommended for licensure by January 1, 2020
      • Science, Grades 5-8 No longer admitting new students, all program completers must be recommended for licensure by January 1, 2020
      • Mathematics, Grades 5-8 No longer admitting new students, all program completers must be recommended for licensure by January 1, 2020
      • Social Studies, Grades 5-8 No longer admitting new students, all program completers must be recommended for licensure by January 1, 2020

    UMD reserves the right to modify a signed post baccalaureate contract if licensure requirements must be added to meet state‐mandated standards.