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Teaching Mathematics - Transformational Teaching, Grades 7–12, Initial Certification

New York University

12 months
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At the Teaching Mathematics - Transformational Teaching, Grades 7–12, Initial Certification MA program from New York University, you’ll build on your prior course work in advanced math and can complete your program in as little as two semesters. Upon graduation, you’ll be eligible for New York State initial certification.

Overview

Throughout your curriculum, you’ll learn:

  • Core mathematics content knowledge and strategies for teaching mathematics to middle and high school students
  • Approaches for adapting curricula, assessments, and learning environments to meet the needs of students with disabilities in general education classrooms  
  • Integrating technology into the teaching of mathematics in middle and secondary school

The core field component of this program consists of two semesters of supervised student teaching at the middle and high school levels, allowing you to refine and reflect on your teaching practice in coordination with a supervising teacher and your NYU field supervisor. In the Teaching Mathematics - Transformational Teaching, Grades 7–12, Initial Certification MA program from New York University you will complete 100 hours of fieldwork prior to student teaching.

Careers and Outcomes

The program leads to eligibility for New York State initial certification as a teacher of mathematics, grades 7–12, with an option to pursue a certificate extension to also teach grades 5–6. Upon graduation, you’ll be prepared for a number of career paths, including:

  • Teacher of mathematics and related subjects, including computer science, in middle and high schools
  • Mathematics curriculum specialist, coordinator, or evaluator in schools and school districts
  • Researcher or teacher educator in colleges and universities
  • Trainer or specialist in applied mathematics in corporate and other private sector settings

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Mathematical Proof and Proving 
  • Selected Topics in Modern Mathematics: Number Theory
  • Selected Topics in Modern Mathematics: Discrete Mathematics
  • Mathematical Modeling
  • Mathematical Investigation and Problem Posing 
  • Research Investigations in Mathematics Education
  • Inquiries into Teaching and Learning
  • Language and Literacy Acquisition and Development 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
7
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic
65
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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
100

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3
GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
7
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic
65
More about PTE Academic
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
100

Other requirements

General requirements

  • 30 credits of acceptable mathematics content at a Calculus 1 level and above, including two semesters of calculus
  • 3 semester hours of a language other than English (American Sign Language is acceptable)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    56010 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 56010 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    56010 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 56010 USD for the full programme during 12 months.

Living costs for New York City

1819 - 3968 USD /month
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