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Elementary Math Education

Master's Degree in Elementary Mathematics Education

Elementary Education teachers may concentrate their degree plan on effective teaching methods for mathematics in Early Childhood through Grade 6 or Grades 4 - 8 and includes all of the classes required to prepare for Master Math Teacher Certification.
(Offered Completely Online) Students must pass a comprehensive examination on the content of one education core course and the content of two courses in their major area. One question must come from the faculty advisor and one question must come from faculty outside of the ELAS teaching core. Request more information about the degree or program that aligns with your career goals.

Master Comprehensive Exam Information

Degree Requirements

Core (12 semester hours)

  • CUIN 6321 Principles of Curriculum Development
      OR  CUIN 6322 Principles of Curriculum Organization
  • CUIN 6332 Education in a Multicultural Society
  • FEDU 6321 Foundations of Educational Research
  • FEDU 6331 Human Growth and Development
      OR FEDU 6333 Principles of Human Learning


  • CUIN 6300 Selected Topics
  • CUIN 6341 Teaching Problem Solving
  • CUIN 6342 Assessment in Mathematics
  • CUIN 6343 The Math Teacher as Leader
  • CUIN 6347 Teaching Number Concepts
  • CUIN 6348 Teaching Algebra & Geometry
  • CUIN 6349 Teaching Probability & Statistics

Additional Requirements

  • FEDU 6322 Foundation of Educational Measurement
  • CUIN 6305 Professional Research