- NSF awarded $1,337,520.00 to the "Michigan Teacher Excellence Program (MITEP): A Model for Improving Earth Science Education Nationwide"
- The Earth System Science Track (ESS) was initiated with support from the National Science Foundation.
- The Michigan Tech Teacher Preparation Program is nationally accredited by the Teacher Education Accreditation Council.
- Michigan Tech is the nation's top Peace Corps Master's International program school.
Graduate Programs in Applied Science Education
The Applied Science and Mathematics Track is the original MS-ASE degree for professional educators. It is designed for teachers with at least one year of experience, who wish to improve their knowledge and application of science and mathematics in the classroom.
The Earth System Science Track (ESS) is designed for in-service teachers who want to improve their understanding of Earth Science.
The Peace Corps-Master's International Track (PC-MI) is for individuals with degrees in science, mathematics, or engineering, who want to combine Peace Corps service with a graduate program leading to teaching certification.