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Prepares individuals for leadership roles in the community and develops a broad based pool of individuals sensitive to the needs of our diverse population in Baltimore County. Leadership Baltimore County strives to instill a greater appreciation of the issues facing our community.
Partnering with Towson University proudly for 4 years.
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Accountant I

Database Developer III

Database Developer IV

Director of Applied Economics and Human Services

Financial and and Contract Budgets Manager

GIS Specialist

Programmers III, IV, or V

Project Analyst

Project Manager I or II

Research Assistant

Research Economist

Senior Security Engineer

Software Developer II

Software Developer III

Software Developer IV

Web Systems Administrator II
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sdat logo DECO supports Maryland Department of Assesments and Taxation Web Presence
If you live in Maryland and own property or a business, you have had dealings with the Maryland State Department of Assessments and Taxation (SDAT).  According to the Department's mission statement SDAT is charged " promote fairness in taxation for Maryland property owners by uniformly appraising all taxable property at market value, certifying property values to local governments, and offering programs of property tax relief and business services in a manner that is courteous and convenient".

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TU Designated as a National Center for Excellence in Information Assurance Education
NSAThe National Security Agency (NSA) and Department of Homeland Security (DHS) have re-designated Towson University as a Center of Excellence in Information Assurance Education, for academic years 2008 through 2013.

TU initially received this designation in 2002 and was first re-designated in 2005. TU reapplied again and was successfully evaluated against strengthened criteria.

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EEOL Expands Training Manuals and Course Conversion Expertise
lectora Over the past year the Extended Education and Online Learning (EEOL) division has been working with the Maryland State Highway Administration (SHA) to develop and maintain a web based eLearning system for the first responders of the state. EEOL acquired the Lectora® software package, provided by Tivantis® in order to implement this site wide eLearning management system. This highly acclaimed tool, used by more than 60% of Fortune 100 companies, provides an environment that will allow all the first responder users to receive distance learning on refresher courses, workshops and seminars relating to their duties, as well as online classes that could be used for certification purposes.

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Training & Certifications
booksApplied Information Technology degree &certificate programs

EEOL Online Course Catalog

Home Inspectors Training

Two-day Maryland Income Tax Seminar

Project Management Preparation Course
Contact Allie Pyzik for additional information

GIS Training
Classes include: ArcGIS Desktop II, ArcGIS Desktop III, ModelBuilder I, ModelBuilder II, Introduction to Geoprocessing Scripts Using Python, and Introduction to Programming ArcObjects Using the Microsoft® .NET Framework.
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Maryland SBDC observes 20 years of service
sonia stockton By Jan Lucas, from eTU, June 11, 2008

The director of the Maryland Central Region's Small Business Development Center (SBDC) discusses its mission, its successes over the past two decades and its continuing support of Maryland's small businesses.

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Towson University Receives USGS Grant

Osher Lifelong Learning Institute-Fall Semester Preview

NSA and DHS re-designate TU in information assurance education

Sharing data in a crisis-State and local groups work on interoperability

Irani appointed Associate Vice President of DECO and Director of Economic and Workforce Development (E&WD)

Towson University Executive Club accepts 7 new members

Maryland Ranks Second in Milken Institute's State Technology and Science Index

Clay Hickson recognized by the Asian Pacific American

Mid-Atlantic CIO Forum awards five academic scholarships

Plotting a Path to the GIS Job Market: Towson University Center for GIS Staff Participate in Middle School Career Day

Global Imaging Technologies Joins TowsonGlobal