Master of Science in Mathematics Education

General Overview

The Master of Science in Mathematics Education is a 30-unit summer start program that provides a unique opportunity for those interested in advancing their professional development by:

  • deepening and broadening their understanding of mathematics and mathematics education.
  • developing their understanding of mathematics education research and its relationship to practice.
  • developing their skills as teacher leaders in mathematics education.

Program Features:

  • Two-year cohort model.
  • Summer and online/hybrid classes to fit a teacher's schedule.
  • Apply up to 6 units from the Chico Math Project toward the 30 unit degree.
  • Financial aid, including the TEACH grant available for eligible students.
  • University housing available during summer sessions.
  • Graduates are qualified to teach at the community college level.

International Students:  This program does not meet student visa requirements for full time enrollment status, thus we are unable to accept international students.

Application Process: Summer 2018 applications open October 1st.

Master's Program Presentation (pdf)

Course Requirements for the Master's Degree

Master of Science in Mathematics Education

Graduate Programs at CSU Chico

Graduate Equity Fellowship Program

Past Thesis/Projects



Pamela Morrell
Graduate Coordinator
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