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Admissions Information

Special Application Requirements

Applications are reviewed on an ongoing basis. Preference in scholarship awards will be given to applicants who meet the Summer/Fall Early deadline.

Mathematics education students seeking Master of Arts, Master of Science, and Master of Education degrees are expected to have completed at least 24 credits of undergraduate mathematics.

Applicants who wish to receive Initial New York State teaching certification should apply to the Master of Arts degree program.

Mathematics education students seeking Doctor of Education or Doctor of Education in the College Teaching of an Academic Subject degrees are expected to have completed an undergraduate major in mathematics.

Mathematics education students seeking a Doctor of Philosophy degree should have both undergraduate and master’s degrees in their specialization.


The following is a guideline of requirements and important dates for various Mathematics Education degrees and tracks.

 
Program Degree Certification/
Specialization
Entry Term Major
Code
Spring Application Deadline Summer/
Fall Early Deadline
Summer/
Fall Final Deadline
Supplemental
 Application
Requirements
Mathematics Education MA NY State Initial:
7-12

Spring/
Summer/
  Fall

MATH-
INIT
Continual Review Jan. 15 Continual
Review
None
NY State Professional:
7-12
Spring/
Summer/
Fall
MATH-
PROF
Continual Review Jan. 15 Continual
Review
Applicants must
hold Initial Cert.
Peace Cops
Fellows Cohort:
NY State
Transitional B:
7-12
Summer
  Only
MATH-
TRAN
Not
Applicable
Jan. 15 Continual
Review
Peace Corps
Fellow
Application
MS NY State Professional:
7-12

Spring/
Summer/
  Fall

MATH-
PROF
Continual Review Jan. 15 Continual
Review
Applicants must
hold Initial Cert.
EdM NY State Professional:
7-12

Spring/
Summer/
  Fall

MATH-
PROF
Continual Review Jan. 15 Continual
Review
Applicants must
hold Initial Cert.
EdD None

Spring/
Summer/
  Fall

MATH Continual Review Jan. 2 Continual
Review
None
EdDCT None

Spring/
Summer/
  Fall

MATH Continual Review Jan. 2 Continual
Review
None
PhD None

Spring/
Summer/
  Fall

MATH Continual Review Dec. 15 Continual
Review
None


All applicants should consult the Admissions Office How To Apply for additional application information.

Our admissions liaison is Deanna Gregory. If you have any inquiries, please contact her at:

Deanna Gregory
Senior Associate Director of Admission
Teachers College, Columbia University

Phone: 212-678-4018
Fax: 212-678-4171
Location: 301 Thorndike Hall, Box 302
Email: dg2117@columbia.edu

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