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  Dec 12, 2017
 
 
    
2016 - 2017 Graduate Bulletin [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Mathematics - Secondary Teaching Concentration, MA


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Program code: MA_264C
CIP Code: 27.0101

Program of Study for the Master of Arts in Mathematics


Admission Requirements: Baccalaureate degree from an accredited college or university; complete application to the Graduate School ; official general GRE exam scores; undergraduate coursework in statistics, linear algebra, and analysis. In extenuating circumstances, an applicant may obtain permission to remove deficiencies in coursework after entering the graduate program. Students wishing to pursue the Secondary Teaching Concentration must hold NC “A” licensure or the equivalent in mathematics or a related field.

To be considered for admission, applicants must meet the criteria for admission to the Graduate School . Meeting this condition does not guarantee admission.

Location: On Campus

Course Requirements for the Master of Arts in Mathematics


Total Required (Minimum 36 Hours)


Required Courses (15 Hours)


Concentration Requirements (21 Hours)


The Secondary Teaching Concentration is designed to meet the advanced competencies as mandated in the North Carolina Excellent Schools Act for Master-level teacher education program and leads to “M” Licensure in North Carolina.

Other Requirements for the MA in Mathematics


  • Thesis: Optional
  • Proficiency: Not Required
  • Comprehensive: Required; see the program director for information on content and timing.
  • Product of Learning: Required for the Secondary Teaching Concentration.

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