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Mathematics Education, M.Ed.

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The Master of Education in Mathematics Education is ideal for elementary, middle, and secondary school teachers. Its purpose is to provide an opportunity for graduate students to increase their knowledge of mathematics and pedagogy, as well as to become aware of research and innovations in mathematics education.


Upon completion of the program, graduate students will be prepared to serve as leaders of mathematics education in their school districts. Completion of this degree meets the requirements for Level II certification.

The program consists of 36 credits in four broad areas: Education and Educational Research (6 credits), Mathematics Education Core (12 credits), Mathematics Education Content (12 credits), and Mathematics Education Electives (6 credits).

The program consists of two tracks – one track in Secondary Mathematics Education and one track in Elementary and Middle School Mathematics Education.

Programme Structure

These courses include:
  • Elements of Research 
  • Advanced Educational Psychology 
  • Learning and Instruction 
  • Advanced Psychology of Adolescent Education 
  • Advanced Studies in Behavioral Problems 
  • Curriculum and Instruction in Mathematics Education 
  • Teaching Problem Solving in Mathematics Education  
  • Survey of Research in Mathematics Education 
  • Differentiating Instruction in Secondary Mathematics Education 
  • Diagnosis and Remedial Teaching of Mathematics 

                  Detailed Programme Facts

                  • Programme intensity Full-time
                  • Credits
                    36 alternative credits
                  • Languages
                    • English
                  • Delivery mode
                    On Campus

                  English Language Requirements

                  This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

                  General Requirements

                  Please follow the following steps to submit your online application to IUP:

                  • Apply online using your Admissions Profile.   
                    Note: After creating your profile, you can view the current status of the items needed to complete your application.

                  • Submit your nonrefundable $50 application fee (via the IUP Marketplace).

                  • Request official transcripts from every college or university attended, including institutions from which a degree was not earned

                  • Write and upload a goal statement

                  • Request two letters of recommendation* using the online request form available on your Admissions Profile. 

                  Tuition Fee

                  • International

                    725 USD/credit
                    Tuition Fee
                    Based on the original amount of 725 USD per credit and a duration of .
                  • National

                    483 USD/credit
                    Tuition Fee
                    Based on the original amount of 483 USD per credit and a duration of .
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                  Living costs for Indiana

                  • 1000 - 1500 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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