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Advanced Graduate Mathematics Certificate

South Dakota State University

648 USD/credit
648 USD/credit
337 USD/credit
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Become a better math teacher by becoming a better mathematician with this Advanced Graduate Mathematics Certificate at South Dakota State University.

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The Advanced Graduate Mathematics Certificate is designed for current high school mathematics teachers who are either enrolled in or have completed a master’s degree, are interested in getting credentials to teach concurrent dual credit math courses, and have already completed nine credit hours of graduate mathematics courses through the Graduate Mathematics Certificate or another avenue (for example the SDSU Data Science Certificate) in order to meet HLC requirements.  The 18-credit sequence of the Graduate Mathematics Certificate and Advanced Graduate Mathematics Certificate would allow you to do that.

This Advanced Graduate Mathematics Certificate at South Dakota State University  will be a good fit if you:

  • Have an undergraduate degree in mathematics or related field
  • High school teacher who seeks professional development, especially towards the qualification to teach college-level math courses in concurrent enrollment programs
  • Mathematics instructor who seeks qualification to teach at colleges and universities
  • Are an analytical, logical thinker
  • Enjoy solving problems

Career Opportunities

Teacher at the high-school or college level

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Abstract Algebra 
  • Number Theory and Cryptography 
  • Cryptography and Codes 
  • Geometry 
  • Advanced Algebra

Key information

Start dates & application deadlines


9 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A minimum GPA of 3.0 to receive unconditional admission. 
  • A professional academic transcript evaluation for degrees earned outside the United States(This requirement cannot be waived unless your highest degree was earned or will be earned in the U.S. prior to enrollment at SDSU).
    • If you are completing your bachelor's degree at the time of application, you may submit an incomplete evaluation. If you are accepted, a complete transcript and/or evaluation with completed degree will be required by the end of your first semester of coursework.
  • Official U.S. transcripts where a degree is earned (or will be earned), and official U.S. transcripts where graduate level coursework has been taken.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    648 USD/credit
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  • National

    648 USD/credit
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  • In-State

    337 USD/credit
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    Based on the tuition of 337 USD per credit during  .

Living costs for Brookings

1085 - 1888 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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