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James Hart, Program Director
The Mathematics Education concentration is for students who desire to increase their mathematical knowledge as applied to the teaching profession at the secondary and early tertiary levels.
Please see undergraduate catalog for information regarding undergraduate programs.
Admission normally requires completion of the GRE or MAT with acceptable scores. Successful applicants typically have combined GRE scores of 291 or above or MAT scores of 402 or greater.
All application materials are to be submitted to the College of Graduate Studies.
Master of Science in Mathematics applicants must
The Master of Science in Mathematics with a concentration in Mathematics Education requires completion of a minimum of 36 semester hours.
Candidate must successfully complete a written comprehensive examination (may be taken no more than twice).
The following illustrates the minimum coursework requirements.
Students who choose the Thesis Option may substitute one of the following courses for a core course:
15 hours of approved courses in mathematical sciences from the following list:
12 hours of approved courses from the following list: The master’s thesis is an option in this concentration (MATH 6640 , 1-6 credits)