12 months
480 USD/credit 15840 USD/year
480 USD/credit 15840 USD/year
480 USD/credit 15840 USD/year
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The Master of Science (M.S.) degree with a major in Mathematics in Education at Indiana Wesleyan University is designed for practicing secondary school teachers who wish to become qualified to instruct advanced placement, dual enrollment, or early college courses, as well as deepen their understanding of mathematics and advanced educational classroom practice. 



Candidates of the Master of Science (M.S.) degree with a major in Mathematics in Education at Indiana Wesleyan University will complete a 33-credit hour program consisting of 18 hours in graduate mathematics and 15 in graduate education. Candidates must already be credentialed for teaching mathematics in P-12 schools and/ or community colleges, as this degree will not lead to initial or advanced state licensure in those areas.

The 18 credit hours of courses in mathematics provide a broad understanding of the field, strengthening mathematical knowledge and accuracy, critical thinking, modeling and quantitative skills in fundamental domains along with a biblical worldview.

The 15 credit hours of courses in education are designed to provide participants with methods and materials to deepen their teaching ability and help their own students learn, including culturally responsive teaching, ethics and faith, and research and technology tools. It aligns to the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation's advanced-level program standards. Course instruction is designed to model best practices and procedures in the classroom.

Programme Structure

You’ll Learn To…
  • Interpret a breadth of mathematical knowledge effectively.
  • Evaluate mathematical information accurately.
  • Synthesize critical thinking and quantitative skills to analyze problems that can be modeled mathematically.
  • Synthesize biblical knowledge with the attained quantitative knowledge.
  • Demonstrate the ability to use research with an understanding of qualitative, quantitative and/or mixed methods research methodologies.
  • Demonstrate ethical, values, and Biblical worldview that encompass professional dispositions, laws and policies, codes of ethics and professional standards appropriate to classroom teaching in their professional behaviors.
  • Apply data literacy to develop or sustain supportive school environments.
  • Demonstrate the ability to lead and participate in collaborative activities with others, such as peers, colleagues, teachers, administrators, community organizations, and parents.

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  • Part-time
    • 12 months

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General requirements

  • A baccalaureate or graduate degree from a college or university that is accredited by an accrediting agency recognized by both the U.S. Department of Education (ED) and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA) verified on original transcripts sent by the institution directly to Indiana Wesleyan University.
  • A bachelor’s degree with a Mathematics major or must be state certified (in any state) to teach mathematics at a secondary school level.
  • An undergraduate GPA of 2.75 or higher from the baccalaureate degree granting institution at which at least a minimum of 30 hours was completed.
    • A valid state teacher’s license with an endorsement to teach biology or life science, or a valid temporary, standard, or professional teaching license/certificate from another recognized accreditation body, or an official letter from a school administrator confirming employment as a teacher of record.

Work experience

  • At least one year of teaching experience from an approved and accredited public, private, or parochial P-12 school in the United States or abroad.
  • Supporting documentation demonstrating access to a P-12 classroom, preferably in mathematics.
  • Tuition Fee

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    • International

      15840 USD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the tuition of 480 USD per credit during 12 months.
    • National

      15840 USD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the tuition of 480 USD per credit during 12 months.
    • In-State

      15840 USD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the tuition of 480 USD per credit during 12 months.


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