Master of Arts in Education: Concentration in Mathematics Education

The Master of Arts in Education: Concentration in Mathematics Education provides elementary, middle school, high school teachers with advanced knowledge of research, theory, and practice in the teaching and learning of school mathematics and expands their knowledge of mathematics content. This program is run jointly with the secondary education department. Those holding a single subject mathematics credential should apply through the secondary department. Teachers holding Multiple Subject credentials will be eligible to apply for a supplementary authorization in mathematics for middle school teaching. This degree also prepares teachers to assume leadership roles in their schools and districts.

Education (M.A.): Concentration in Mathematics Education — minimum 30 units

Mathematics Courses (9 units)

Select three of the following:
MATH 575Mathematics in the Middle School Classroom3
MATH 576Math in Middle Schools II3
MATH 577Math in Middle School III3
MATH 5783

Education Courses (12 units)

E ED 761School Mathematics: Problem Solving3
E ED 796Analyzing Cases of Mathematical Teaching3
E ED 807Leadership Development in Mathematics Education3
E ED 856Assessing Mathematical Thinking3

Core Courses (6 units)

ISED 797Seminar in Educational Research3
E ED 895Field Study Project3

Graduate Level Elective (3 units)

To be determined in consultation with an advisor.