Master of Mathematics Education

The objective of the master's program is to provide practicing teachers, or individuals in education-related fields, with advanced education in the teaching and learning of mathematics. These advanced studies will enhance graduates' ability to provide meaningful instruction in mathematics; critically analyze and implement empirical research findings in mathematics education; develop and evaluate curriculum; and become a leader in public school education at the state or local levels.

Curriculum

Required Courses (24)
MSED 501Advanced Strategies: Mathematics3
MSED 538Inquiry and Problem Solving3
MSED 540Informal Education Practicum3
MSED 550Clinical Supervision in Science/Mathematics3
MSED 552Assessment and Evaluation3
or MSED 560 Research and Evaluation
MSED 555Middle and Secondary Level Mathematics Curriculum3
MSED 580Adolescent Psychology3
Select a minimum of one course from the following:3
Teacher Education/Professional Development in Mathematics3
Action Research I3
Problem Solving and Nature of Mathematics3
Elective Courses (9)
Select 9 credit hours of coursework from discipline-specific mathematics courses9
Total Credit Hours33