What do I need to apply?

  • Master's degree required in mathematics, mathematics education, or a related field
  • The equivalent of two years of teaching experience at the K-16 level
  • The equivalent of at least a bachelor’s degree in mathematics (at least 30 credits of undergraduate mathematics from the calculus level up)
  • Personal statement, including a discussion of your research interests in mathematics education.
  • Academic writing sample
  • Resume or CV
  • Academic transcripts
  • GRE (general)
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • TOEFL or IELTS scores required for all international students

Contact department for further information.

What is the Application Deadline?

Applications are considered on a rolling basis. Those who wish to apply for a School of Education Scholarship should apply by January 15 for the following fall semester. Applications are considered for Fall, Spring or Summer start dates. School of Education scholarship questions should be directed to Angela Flanagan at 315-443-4754.

For general information about graduate admissions and study, please contact Speranza Migliore at or 315-443-2505.

Ready to apply?

Syracuse University Graduate School Application