To be recommended for Maryland teacher certification, students must complete the MAT program and pass all Praxis I/Core and II exams required by the state (or state approved alternatives). Note: Praxis II requirements vary by program option. Teacher candidates may pursue certification in the following areas of concentration:
- Elementary Education (grades 1 – 6)
- Secondary Education (grades 7 – 12) Content areas for secondary education certification include; English and social studies
The MAT program at Johns Hopkins University leads to teacher certification in the State of Maryland, which reciprocates with most other states.