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A pathway to your MSDE Standard Professional License!

CCBC student leading children down a hallway

Become a MSDE-licensed teacher in as few as two years.

Approved by the Maryland State Department of Education (MSDE) as an alternative preparation program (MAAPP), CCBC provides tailored support to school-based employees in MANSEF-member schools.

Why choose MAAPP at CCBC?

Stay in your current position within your MANSEF school while you study. The program is designed to be mostly online, allowing you to learn when and where it is most convenient for you.

  • Onsite/In-school mentor. Gain invaluable guidance and support from a mentor within your school.
  • Hands-on support. Benefit from non-evaluative clinical supervision to help you thrive.
  • Individualized program. Complete the program at your own pace, within three years.

Who is eligible?

If you are an school-based employee in a MANSEF-member school and have earned at least a bachelor's degree, you may be eligible to participate in this program. This includes:

  • Teachers
  • Paraeducators
  • Teaching assistants
  • Community support assistants

Ready to take the next step?

We are currently accepting applications for Fall 2024 and beyond. With rolling admissions, you can begin the program in the fall, spring, or summer semesters.

Questions? Contact us!

Jessica Brown-Strott

Program Coordinator