Master of Education in Mathematics
The applicant must meet the School of Graduate Studies’ current minimum general admission requirements as published in the graduate catalog.
- Satisfy the undergraduate requirements in Education, i.e., 18 credit hours in Education including student teaching.
- The equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a major in mathematics.
- A cumulative grade point average (GPA) of at least 2.75 for all undergraduate work or a GPA of at least 3.0 for the junior and senior years of undergraduate work (based on A=4.0).
- Students who have not completed the equivalent of the following courses will be required to do so as part of their graduate program.
MATH 409 Geometry 3 MATH 421 Statistical Theory I 3 MATH 431 Introduction to Analysis I 3 MATH 441 Abstract Algebra 3 MATH 442 Linear Algebra 3
- Satisfy the School of Graduate Studies’ English Language Proficiency requirements as published in the graduate catalog.
- A minimum of 32 semester credits is required for the M.Ed. degree, including two credits for the independent study.
- At least one-half of the credits must be at or above the 500-level.
- A maximum of one-fourth of the credit hours required for the degree may be transferred from another institution.
- A minimum of 16 credits, including 2 for the independent study, in Mathematics with at least 8 credits at or above the 500 level as approved by the department.
- A minimum of 6 credits in an area cognate to the area of concentration.
- The courses T&L 569, EFR 500, T&L 580, MATH 505 Seminar: Methods and Materials for Secondary Mathematics will be required.
- Preparation of a written independent study approved by the faculty advisor.
- Comprehensive final exam.