18 months
1293 USD/credit 38790 USD/year
1293 USD/credit 38790 USD/year
388 USD/credit 11640 USD/year
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University of Colorado Denver’s MA in Teaching - Secondary Math program prepares educators to become effective, knowledgeable, and technology-savvy math teachers.


University of Colorado Denver’s MA in Teaching - Secondary Math teaching license expertly prepares you to become an effective, knowledgeable and technology-savvy math teacher. Learning from dedicated teachers and award-winning faculty in a residency program perfected and proven through almost 30 years of ongoing work with partner schools make our program – and our graduates – stand out. 

Our goal is to help you have a transformative impact on student learning, creativity and achievement, while also supporting you as an innovator in your school and professional networks. We recognize the urgent need to outstanding math teachers. In addition, we’re all about preparing the finest!

As part of this program, you will learn to fully engage students in your classroom by exploring:

  • Theory and methods of math education
  • Interactive, inquiry-based and inclusive math education
  • Formal and informal math education

Programme Structure

Sample Courses:

  • Social Foundations & Cultural Diversity in Urban Ed
  • Assessment in Math Education
  • A World of (Different) Numbers: Quantity and Operation

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines


45 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete a transcript evaluation for content knowledge from your bachelor and/or masters.
  • Complete any outstanding prerequisite content courses that are needed per the transcript evaluation.
  • Pass the Praxis Subject Assessment
  • Minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA.
  • 3 recommendation letters
  • Official Transcripts from all institutions attended
  • Resume/CV
  • Short Constructed Response Essays
  • Attend an admissions interview. 
  • International Applicants only: Proof of English Language Proficiency

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    38790 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1293 USD per credit during 18 months.
  • National

    38790 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1293 USD per credit during 18 months.
  • In-State

    11640 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 388 USD per credit during 18 months.

Living costs for Denver

1310 - 2220 USD /month
Living costs

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


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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