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With just 15 credits, you can enhance your credentials and career potential as a “Highly Qualified” Mathematics Teacher — even if you’re math phobic.
Fairleigh Dickinson University’s graduate program in Mathematical Foundations is for educators who do not have a math background.
In just 10 months, you can complete 15 credits of Graduate Study in Mathematics to prepare to become a “Highly Qualified” elementary, middle school or special education mathematics teacher.
You can apply these credits toward FDU’s 33-credit MA in Mathematical Foundations
It is possible to complete the entire master’s degree in less than 21 months.
Special Tution Reduction for Teachers!!
The curriculum is aligned with the Common Core State Standards in K-8 Mathematics
You will get the training to prepare to become a “Highly Qualified” mathematics teacher.
The training will help you to develop a better understanding of mathematics and how to actively engage students so that they understand math concepts, learn skills and solve problems.
FDU’s onsite certification officer will assist you in applying for the Mathematics Grades 5-8 endorsement from the New Jersey Department of Education
The program’s competitive tuition and fee rate are comparable to that of a public university. Contact the program director for details.
Online studies— FDU offers New Jersey’s only 100% online graduate mathematics degree for educators. The online course format lets you pursue your studies at your convenience, offering 24/7 access. There is no residency requirement for the online program.
Face-to-face studies — You can attend classes on FDU’s northern New Jersey campuses in Madison and Teaneck.
Blended studies — You can mix both face-to-face and online studies.
Fairleigh Dickinson University is accredited by the Commission on Higher Education of the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools.