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Option in Mathematics and Science Education
The master’s degree in Teaching, Learning and Leadership, option in Mathematics and
Science Education is designed for K-12 educators who want to deepen their content
and pedagogical knowledge of best practices in the teaching of science and mathematics.
The program prepares graduates to balance theory, research and practice so they can
challenge science and mathematics learners in a variety of educational settings.
Dynamic and personalized curriculum requirements allow students to take science education,
mathematics education, or a combination of science and mathematics education courses
as well as integrated STEM courses. Coursework preview:
Elementary Statistical Methods
Teaching Algebra & Mathematical Tasks
Introduction to K-12 Engineering Education
Technology for the K-12 STEM Educator
Educational Leadership & Advocacy
Research Design & Methodology
Social Justice by the Numbers
Teaching Rational Number Concepts and Proportional Reasoning
Transcripts from all previously attended institutions, including an undergraduate
degree or minor in mathematics or science with a 3.0 minimum undergraduate GPA or
satisfactory GRE score (quantitative)
The federal TEACH Grant Program may provide up to $4,000 a year to aid students seeking degrees in high-needs fields
and who meet specific eligibility requirements. Students must sign an Agreement to
Serve and acknowledge that if the terms are not fulfilled, the grant will be converted
to a loan that must be repaid.
Currently enrolled students are also eligible for scholarships offered through the College of Education and Human Sciences.