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Mathematics, B.S.Ed.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration

About

By choosing from available electives, students can specialize in specific branches of mathematics or pursue a concentration in a related field such as financial mathematics, statistics or actuarial science. In all degree programs, students receive a sound preparation for graduate study.

The Department of Mathematics offers the master of arts degree with options in mathematics and mathematics education, the master of science degree in applied statistics, a certificate in applied statistics, and the master of science degree in applied and computational mathematics.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Calculus I 

  •  The Nature of Mathematics

  • Linear Algebra
  • Foundations of Geometry
  • Techniques of Teaching Middle School Mathematics (credited to professional education)
  • Techniques of Teaching Secondary School Mathematics
  • Field Experiences in Middle School Mathematics 
  • Field Experiences in Secondary School Mathematics 
  • Algebra I
  • Theory of Numbers
  •  Mathematical Statistics I
  •  Real Analysis I

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6

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  • Minimum required score:

    80

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  • Minimum required score:

    550

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General Requirements

  • Graduation, with satisfactory scholarship in a college-preparatory curriculum, from an approved secondary school or approval by the Credentials Evaluation Division of the Pennsylvania Department of Education, or Pennsylvania Homeschoolers Accreditation Agency.
  • Either a satisfactory score on the SAT of the College Entrance Examination Board (CEEB) or satisfactory scores on the tests given in the American College Testing Program (ACT). Applicants who graduated from high school more than three years ago do not need to submit test scores.
  • Tuition Fee

    • International

      805 USD/credit
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the original amount of 805 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
    • National

      805 USD/credit
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the original amount of 805 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
    • In-State

      322 USD/credit
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the original amount of 322 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
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    Living costs for West Chester

    • 1000 - 1500 USD/month
      Living Costs

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    Funding

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