Capitol Technology University and Notre Dame of Maryland University Partnership

Notre Dame of Maryland University, Capitol Technology University Partner to Fast Track More Students into High-demand Engineering Careers

University Presidents to Ceremonially Sign Joint Agreement Enabling Students to Earn STEM Degree from NDMU, Engineering Degree from Capitol Tech



Notre Dame of Maryland University (NDMU) and Capitol Technology University are partnering to increase the number of students entering high-demand engineering careers, with a fast-track option to earn two bachelor’s degrees in five years which will save students valuable time and money.

The new partnership between the two universities enables STEM students to earn their first degree in three years at Notre Dame (physics, mathematics, chemistry, or computer information systems) and a second degree in one of four engineering programs at Capitol Tech (astronautical and space engineering; electrical engineering; mechatronics and robotics engineering; or software engineering).

NDMU President Marylou Yam and Capitol Tech President Bradford Sims will participate in a ceremonial signing of the joint agreement.
•  Interviews available with the university presidents, other university officials, and undergraduate students

Tuesday, April 9, 2024 from 10:30 – 11 a.m.
•  10:30 – 10:45 a.m. Brief remarks from both presidents and ceremonial signing
•  10:45 – 11 a.m. Additional photo and video opportunities with presidents, university officials, and undergraduate students


Notre Dame of Maryland University (View the campus map)

Knott Science and Innovation Center, Student Lounge, 1st Floor

4701 North Charles Street

Baltimore, MD 21210



Notre Dame of Maryland University (NDMU) is a private Catholic institution established in 1895 with the mission to educate leaders to transform the world. NDMU is dedicated to providing a well-rounded educational experience, one rooted in the liberal arts with a strong focus on professional preparedness and success. The University offers a wide variety of full and part-time undergraduate, graduate, doctoral, and certificate programs and enrolls approximately 2,000 students. NDMU is located on a beautiful 58-acre wooded campus in the northern Baltimore residential neighborhood of Homeland. For more information, visit

Capitol Technology University is a private STEM university established in 1927. Accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE), Capitol is dedicated to offering undergraduate and graduate programs in cyber and information security, critical infrastructure, engineering, computer and data science, business, and management of technology. Designated as a National Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense by the Department of Defense (DoD) and the National Security Agency (NSA), Capitol is focused on empowering graduates for today’s evolving technology workplace. On a 52-acre campus located in Laurel, MD, Capitol is positioned near the epicenter of our nation's most vibrant technology job corridor of Washington, D.C. and the DMV area. For more information, visit