Master of Science in Mathematics Education
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The Master of Science in Mathematics Education is a 30-unit summer start program that provides a unique opportunity for those interested in advancing their professional development by:

• deepening and broadening their understanding of mathematics and mathematics education.
• developing their understanding of mathematics education research and its relationship to practice.
• developing their skills as teacher leaders in mathematics education.

Program Features

• Two-year cohort model.
• Summer and online/hybrid classes to fit a teacher's schedule.
• Apply up to 6 units from the Chico Math Project toward the 30 unit degree.
• Financial aid, including the TEACH grant available for eligible students.
• University housing available during summer sessions.
• Graduates are qualified to teach at the community college level.

Class Registration

• Spring class registration begins November 1
• Summer class registration begins April 1
• Fall class registration begins July 1

Class registration and/or drop requests are processed through Regional & Continuing Education (RCE). Register online using the links below, or contact RCE at 530-898-6105 or More about Adds, Drops & Refunds.

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Cohort 1

Spring 2019

Math Topics: Discrete Math
   MATH 635  |  3 Units  |  Faculty: Mattman  |  Register Here

Thesis/Project Writing Seminar: 1-3 units
   MTHE 690 | Register by clicking: 1 unit / 2 units / 3 units

Complete course requirements for the Master's Degree in Mathematics Education can be found in the University Catalog.

For More Information

Pamela Morrell, Graduate Coordinator
530-898-3487 |

Application Process

• Consult with the Graduate Coordinator who will help you get started on the the master's program.

• Complete application information can be found on the Department of Mathematics and Statistics website.

• To withdraw from the program, contact the Graduate Coordinator and Regional & Continuing Education.

Fees & Financial Aid

• Per unit fee is $480 (subject to change).

Financial Aid Information

Graduate Equity Fellowship Program

For additional information about the program, visit the Department of Mathematics and Statistics website.