Ignite and sustain your excitement about mathematics and learning with FPU’s master of arts in education with an emphasis in mathematics education. This program, designed for single subject teachers, provides a deeper understanding of the key mathematical concepts encountered at the secondary level, and how to teach these concepts effectively. The program emphasizes a deep and broad understanding of math taught at the high school level.
- Small class size
- Allows graduates to teach at the community college level
- Special program designed for single subject teachers
- Scholarships available
Successful graduates of this program have become district math coordinators or math instructors at the community college level.
Christopher Brownell, Ph.D.
- Application form and fee
- Orientation interview with program director
- Statement of intent
- Three letters of recommendation
- Official transcripts verifying BA/BS degree
- Letter of explanation if your GPA is under 3.0
Required Courses (33 Units)
Select electives from the following courses
|MTHE 724||Problem Solving in Mathematics *||2|
|MTHE 757||Contemporary Mathematics||3|
|MTHE 761||Advanced Geometry||3|
|MTHE 762||Advanced Algebra||3|
|MTHE 763||Probability and Statistics||3|
|MTHE 764||Discrete Mathematics||2|
|MTHE 765||History of Mathematics||2|
|MTHE 786||Topics in Mathematics||2|
|EDUC 775||Research Team I, II, III||1 each|
* May be repeated with program director approval.
Master of Arts Core
|ED 779||Values in School and Society||3|
|MED 798||Project/Thesis Proposal||1|
|MED 799||Project/Thesis-Integrated Mathematics/Science Education||3|