Education (Mathematics Education), M.A. | University of Georgia | Athens, United States
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Education (Mathematics Education)

12 months
24676 USD/year
24676 USD/year
8698 USD/year
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Further your explorations in mathematics and teaching concepts in our research-based, doctoral-prep MA in Education (Mathematics Education) program at the University of Georgia. 


We designed our master of arts degree program in Education (Mathematics Education) at the University of Georgia for students with a strong mathematics background or a background in mathematics education who are interested in doing research for a thesis.

Program Highlights

  • Ranked No. 3 by US News & World Report
  • Provides important research experiences
  • Excellent preparation for doctoral studies
  • Curriculum

    Our program provides you an opportunity to strengthen your mathematics background, develop your research skills, and deepen your educational approach. Through coursework and individual faculty guidance, you will develop the skills needed to conduct original research, making this degree a good precursor to a doctoral degree.

    You will take classes in three distinct areas:

    • Educational Psychology: Learn the foundations of human development, motivation, and cognition for education.
    • Curriculum and Instruction: Focus on teaching school mathematics and developing mathematics curricula.
    • Content Courses: Take mathematics, statistics, and mathematics education courses that deepen your understanding of the subject matter and develop pedagogical expertise.

    Programme Structure

    Our program of study consists of 30 hours and requires:

    • 6 content courses (at least three of which must have a MATH prefix)
    • 2 curriculum and instruction courses
    • 1 educational psychology course
    • 3 hours of research
    • A thesis

    Key information


    • Full-time
      • 12 months

    Start dates & application deadlines


    32 SCH


    On Campus

    Academic requirements

    GRE admission requirements GRE®
    GMAT admission requirements GMAT

    Other requirements

    General requirements

    Minimum Requirements

    • Completion of at least 2 semesters of calculus
    • Applicants must submit their official GRE or MAT scores during application. 
    • 3 letters of recommendation
    • Transcripts
    • Test Scores
    • Statement of purpose

    Tuition Fee

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    • International

      24676 USD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the tuition of 24676 USD per year during 12 months.
    • National

      24676 USD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the tuition of 24676 USD per year during 12 months.
    • In-State

      8698 USD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the tuition of 8698 USD per year during 12 months.

    Living costs for Athens

    720 - 1170 USD /month
    Living costs

    The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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