Mathematics Education, M.Ed. | University of Pittsburgh | Pittsburgh, United States
10 months
Duration
40894 USD/year
40894 USD/year
24118 USD/year
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About

Prepare for a rewarding career as a secondary (grades 7-12) mathematics teacher with our Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) program in Mathematics Education at the University of Pittsburgh. 

Overview

This rigorous 10-month program provides a thorough foundation for teaching and pairs challenging coursework with student teaching across the school year to support candidates in developing the disposition, knowledge,and experience to thrive in diverse school settings.

The Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) program in Mathematics Education at the University of Pittsburgh offers students a rigorous course of instruction in teaching Mathematics in grades 7-12, combining methodological course work and practical experience in a full-year internship in a public school classroom. Capstone courses that support learning from teaching culminate in a reflective teaching portfolio and project. 

Career Pathways

  • Secondary Mathematics MAT alumni are employed as high school and middle school mathematics teachers in public and independent schools in Pittsburgh, across Pennsylvania and around the country. 
  • As they gain experience, some of our graduates have become teacher leaders and coaches, and have returned to obtain leadership degrees, such as the practice-based EdD in STEM Education, or educational research-focused degrees, such as the PhD in Mathematics Education. 

Programme Structure

Courses Include:

  • Teaching And Learning In Secondary Math
  • Practicum In Secondary Mathematics
  • Teaching And Learning In Secondary Math
  • Literacy Assessment & Instruction For Children With Disabilities In Inclusive Settings In Sec Clssrm
  • Attentional Teaching Practices

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 10 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Priority given to applications received by January 15. 

Credits

36 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applications are submitted through the Pitt Education Online Application Form
  • There is a non-refundable application fee of $50 (USD) to be paid by credit card
  • Your online application must include (a.) a Goal statement, (b.) your resume or curriculum vita, and (c.) contact information for three academic or professional contacts to later be invited to provide letters of recommendation

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    40894 USD/year
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  • National

    40894 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 40894 USD per year during 10 months.
  • In-State

    24118 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 24118 USD per year during 10 months.

Living costs for Pittsburgh

1148 - 1944 USD /month
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Financing

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Financing partner MPOWER Financing Student Loans between $2,001 - $100,000

Funding

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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