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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.

• Are you a current math teacher wanting to advance your professional skills?
• Do you desire to deepen and broaden your understanding of mathematics and mathematics education?
• Do you want to develop your understanding of math education research and its relationship to practice?
• Are you interested in upgrading your skills as a teacher and leader?

If this sounds like you, we invite you to consider the master’s in Math Education.

Program Features

• A 30-unit, cohort model program which can be completed in 2 years.
• Summer and online/hybrid classes to fit a teacher's schedule. Working professionals who are part-time students typically take an extra semester or two.
• 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 from the MS Math Ed Course Registration page, or contact RCE at 530-898-6105 or rce@csuchico.edu. More about Adds, Drops & Refunds.

For More Information

Online Information Session

Join us on Zoom for an online information session with faculty Brian Lindaman and Graduate Coordinator Pamela Morrell. You'll have a chance to ask questions and learn more about the program. Fill out the form on this page to be notified of the next information session.

Speak with Our Coordinator

Pamela Morrell, Graduate Coordinator
530-898-3487 | pmorrell@csuchico.edu

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.

• If you live outside of California, please verify our online programs are available in your state. There are approximately twelve states where it is cost prohibitive for Chico State to offer online courses and degree programs.

• 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.