Master of Science in Mathematics Education
The Master of Science in Mathematics Education is a 30-unit summer start program that provides an opportunity for secondary school teachers of mathematics to advance 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.
- Two-year cohort model.
- Summer sessions on campus and fall/spring hybrid Saturday sessions.
- 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.
Prerequisites to Apply:
- An acceptable baccalaureate from an accredited institution or equivalent.
- A bachelor's degree in mathematics or equivalent.
- A single-subject teaching credential in mathematics.
- A grade point average of 3.00 in the last 60 units.
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: Deadline for Summer 2017 is May 1, 2017