Northern Arizona University

College of Engineering, Forestry and Natural Sciences

Mathematics Education, MS


South San Francisco Street

Flagstaff, AZ 86011

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

M.S. -Mathematics Education

Format: Campus

Program Description:

Designed for current or future secondary school mathematics teachers looking for more training in the field, this program is offered online. Note: this degree is only an option for those accepted for Fall 2012 or after. Admission requirements You must have completed at least 23 credit hours of undergraduate mathematics coursework at the level of calculus and above with a grade of C or better, and have at least a 3.0 grade point average in these courses. These 23 credit hours cannot include the teaching methods courses (such as MAT 301, 302, 401, 402) and must include: Calculus II (MAT 137) Applied Statistics (STA 270) Foundations of Mathematics (MAT 320W) at least 9 hours of upper division coursework (including MAT 320W) It is highly recommended that the 23 credit hours include Modern Geometry (MAT 365), Abstract Algebra (MAT 411) and Introduction to Analysis (MAT 431) since these topics will be expanded upon in MAT 505, MAT 504, and MAT 506, respectively. Degree details An in-person comprehensive oral examination at the end of the program must be taken to graduate.


Accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools (NCA).

International Student Requirements:

Please see our website for international applicant requirements.

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: No

# of Credits Required: 37

In State Tuition (per year): 9462 USD

Out State Tuition (per year): 22452 USD

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Intensive

Locale: Small City

Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999

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