Requirements of the Middle School Option: Master of Arts in the Teaching of Mathematics

The Middle School Option of the Master of Arts in Teaching Mathematics degree requires completion of 30 units of course work and one of the following:

  1. A passing score on a comprehensive written examination. After completion of all course work or during the last semester of course work, the MAT degree candidate may apply to take the comprehensive examination. There is only one retake opportunity.
  2. Completion of an approved thesis or creative project (MAT 599 - 6 units). Students must have the approval of a faculty thesis advisor prior to enrolling for thesis credit.

Required Courses (30 units)

Course Descriptions and Sample Syllabi