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Curriculum and Instruction - Mathematics Education

University of Houston

12 months
10728 USD/year
10728 USD/year
4632 USD/year
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The Curriculum and Instruction - Mathematics Education program of the University of Houston produces educators in mathematics who are well versed in current research and theories about mathematics learning and teaching.

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Graduates teach mathematics at all levels, from early childhood through college, and serve as leaders across the field. The program focuses on analysis of theories about curriculum development and implementation, learning and assessment, equity in mathematics education and becoming an agent of change in mathematics education.

It will typically take 2 to 3 years to complete the degree if students are enrolled 6-9 hours per semester.

What will I learn? 

The Curriculum and Instruction - Mathematics Education program of the University of Houston develops professional, interpersonal, and intrapersonal skills through

  • Core coursework
  • Specialized Electives
  • Capstone Project or Master’s Thesis

This program emphasizes the development of the following skills:

  • Analysis of theories and models of learning and teaching
  • Analysis of curriculum development and resources
  • Analysis of current issues in mathematics education
  • Development of reflective thinking toward ongoing improved instructional practices
  • Analysis and design of mentoring, coaching and other research-based professional development programs
  • Analysis and critique of various research designs

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Issues in Mathematics Education
  • Developing Proportional Reasoning
  • Teaching Geometry & Measurement Gr 6-12
  • Developing Algebraic Thinking
  • Teaching Probability and Statistics Gr 6-12
  • Teaching Mathematics and Science with Technology

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete online graduate application including statement of interest, resume/c.v., letters of recommendation, and application fee payment.
  • Official reporting of GRE scores taken in the last five years
  • International students have additional documentation requirements.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    10728 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5364 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    10728 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5364 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    4632 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2316 USD per semester during 12 months.


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