Mathematics Education, MS
Master of Science Degree (M.S.) Program Code: MATH
Masters of Science Degree with NY State Certification (M.S.) Program Code: MATH-PROF
Brief Program Description
Normally the program of studies for the Master of Science (M.S.) degree should include 42 points in courses in mathematics and mathematics education. Preparation in mathematics content should be of sufficient depth in two or three areas to communicate content effectively at the freshman and sophomore college levels. Algebra and analysis are recommended as areas of concentration. Content courses can be selected from courses offered by the department or from courses offered by the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences of Columbia University. Preparation in computing and statistics is also recommended.