The Master of Arts in Teaching - Mathematics, A 31-37 credit hour program that is to be completed within a six (6) year period, is available for those wishing to prepare for initial license in secondary mathematics or for practicing mathematics teachers who wish to earn a degree that increases their formal education in mathematics and pedagogy.
Additional Admissions Requirements
Preliminary Licensure includes passing scores on the Massachusetts Tests for Educator Licensure (MTEL), both in the communication/literacy portion and the subject area portion appropriate for this program, in addition to other requirements.
Bachelor of Arts/Science Degree with a major in mathematics*
Students who have not completed a course in Adolescent Psychology prior to enrolling in the program will be required to complete such a course prior to enrolling in the practicum. The course may be taken at either the graduate or undergraduate level and will not count towards the credits required for degree.
Applicants for the Master of Arts in Teaching Mathematics, programs are exempt from having to take either the Graduate Record Examination (GRE) or the Miller Analogies Test (MAT).
Complete, official transcripts from all undergraduate institutions attended.
*Students with no teacher preparation course work or whose bachelor’s degree does not include a major in mathematics should consult with the program coordinator.