Fairleigh Dickinson University

Master of Arts in Mathematical Foundations


1000 River Rd

Teaneck, NJ 07666

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Arts in Mathematical Foundations

Format: Online

Program Description:

The online Master of Arts in Mathematical Foundations program is designed for elementary, middle school and special education teachers who wish to teach math at the upper primary and middle school levels — even if they lack a mathematics background.

Throughout coursework, you’ll discover the practical use of mathematics in real-world problem solving and how they apply to the sciences, while also learning algebra, geometry, probability and statistics.

The curriculum emphasizes pedagogical competence so you learn the best ways to teach mathematics to kids. Coursework covers topics in the various models of supervision and collaborative change strategies as well as evaluation, assessment and curriculum theory and practice.

Faculty embrace the concept of lifelong learning and are here to help you gain the hands-on skills you need to help students understand math concepts, solve problems and build their academic capacities.

The program is fully online, meaning you can study where and when it’s best for you to do so. You can graduate within two years prepared to earn your instructional middle school mathematics certification from the New Jersey Department of Education and help students learn this vital subject.

Facts & Figures

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Large Suburb

Size & Settings: 6,000-9,999

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