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Graduate Programs

The mathematics department’s graduate degrees provide students with the advanced material needed for leadership roles in: business, industry, and government. Our teaching programs produce teachers that will excel at the high school and community college levels. The concentration in mathematics education will upgrade the skills of teachers and offers a special combination of courses in mathematics, mathematics education and the use of technology in mathematics education.

Master’s Degrees

Contact Dr. Eric Forgoston for advising.

Contact Dr. Eliza Leszczynski for advising.

Doctoral Degree

The Mathematics Education PhD program provides candidates with opportunities to obtain expertise in the teaching of mathematics, educational leadership and curriculum development and modification and to conduct research in mathematics education. It recognizes the influence that teacher leaders have in renewing and strengthening our nation’s educational system and the critical importance of strong education programs in our nation’s quest for improving our social and political democracy while maintaining its technological superiority.

Students applying for full time studies are eligible for the MSU Westerdahl Fellowship.

Contact Dr. Mika Munakata for advising.

STEM Teaching Certificates/Certifications

Contact Dr. Eric Forgoston for advising.

Contact Dr. Eliza Leszczynski for advising. View the gainful employment disclosure for the Certificate in Mathematics, Teaching Middle Grades Mathematics.

Contact Dr. Dean Hamden for advising.

Combined Programs

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