Mathematics Education Ph.D.

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Our Ph.D. program prepares you to be an expert in the field of mathematics education. With a Ph.D., you can teach at the university level, serve as a district supervisor, or take on various leadership roles. Through coursework and mentorship, you’ll expand your knowledge, and interpret and expand upon existing research. You’ll finish your degree with individual research that results in a dissertation.

 

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Degree Overview

Coursework — 75 hours minimum

  • Mathematics education and professional courses — 18 hours
  • Advisor-approved electives — 57 hours
  • Exact programs of study are developed with your chair and faculty committee.
  • Masters or other graduate work may count toward total degree hours

Research — 10 hours

  • Work with your major professor to choose a research topic
  • Complete at least 10 hours of research and dissertation
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Admissions

Application Deadlines

  • March 15 for Summer Semester admission
  • June 15 for Fall Semester admission
  • October 15 for Spring Semester admission

Application Instructions

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Faculty

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Cost & Financial Support

Cost

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Assistantships

  • A limited number of assistantships for on-campus students may be available. Contact the program coordinator for more information.
  • President’s Graduate Opportunities Program (PGOP) 2018-19 Application (Will be available October 2, 2017)