The M.S. program in Mathematics Education prepares graduates to foster a love of mathematics in their students, through engaging curriculum design, and instruction that adapts to the needs of all learners.
This program in the Department of Teaching and Leadership provides deep exploration into mathematics theory and practice, content instruction, culturally relevant pedagogy, integration of media and technology in the classroom, and standards-based assessments. This program aligns with the professional standards of the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics, and meets the academic requirements for initial and professional New York State teacher certification in Mathematics (grades 7-12).
Graduates of this program have a strong foundation of mathematical knowledge, cutting-edge mathematics practices, and instructional best practices. Our graduates are in K-12 school, community, and other settings including:
Interested students with existing initial certification in Mathematics (Grades 7-12) should consider our M.S. program in Teaching and Curriculum.