Master of Science in Mathematics Education

School of Education & Human Development

Overview

Degree: MS

Clasroom Type: Online and on campus classes

Designed for licensed teachers who want to delve into mathematics theory while developing research-based teaching practices that support students' mathematics learning.

Program Details

Interest Categories: Computing & Mathematics Education & Counseling

Campus: CU Denver Online

What you'll learn

University of Colorado Denver recognizes that effective mathematics teaching requires a deep understanding of student learning and deep knowledge of mathematics content. This program is seeking licensed teachers who want to delve into mathematics theory while developing research-based teaching practices that support students' mathematics learning. Graduates of the Master of Science in Mathematics Education (MSEd) may be well positioned to pursue a PhD. Working successfully in leadership roles in urban and diverse schools and understand the important role mathematics plays in the sciences and engineering.

Choose CU Denver’s School of Education & Human Development

You can trust CU Denver to provide an education that will prepare you for excellence in your career as a teacher leader. The university and school are recognized for preparing leaders of distinction who value educational excellence and social justice. Additionally, CU Denver’s School of Education and Human Development is counted among U.S. News & World Report’s “Best Graduate Schools,” making us one of the top education schools in the country.

Recommended Completion Time:2 to 3 years

Required Credits for Completion:30 Credits

Admission Requirements


Application Deadlines

We practice "rolling admission" and after your application is complete, we strive to notify you of your admission status in no more than two to three weeks.

The following deadlines are firm, early submissions are encouraged.

Fall Semester: June 1

Spring Semester: November 1

Summer Semester: April 1

Application Requirements

  • 3 recommendation letters
  • Official Transcripts from all institutions attended
  • If applying for an endorsement, proof of teaching license or special services license is required
  • Resume/CV
  • Written Statement: Describe your interest in the program, your special strengths, and the goals you hope to achieve through your work in the program
  • $50.00 application fee
  • International Applicants only: Proof of English Language Proficiency (International applicants should review the following information regarding English language proficiency)
  • Admissions Interview: An interview may be required as part of the admissions process. If so, applicants will be contacted with more details.

For more information, email education@ucdenver.edu or call 303-315-6300.

Application​ deadlines


Rolling Admission

Additional Information


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