48 months
620 USD/credit 18600 USD/year
620 USD/credit 18600 USD/year
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The Mathematics Education baccalaureate degree program at The City University of New York is designed to prepare middle school and high school mathematics teachers.


The program in Mathematics Education offered by The City University of New York helps future mathematics teachers acquire extensive pedagogical knowledge and skills complemented by a solid mathematical background. Graduates of the program are very competitive in finding teaching positions in New York State. They are also well prepared for graduate school in mathematics education or pure mathematics. In addition, knowledge of the processes of mathematical thinking and problem solving makes graduates desirable to business, government, and industry. 

Learning Outcomes for Mathematics Education Majors

Mathematics education graduates will be able to:

  • Demonstrate subject matter knowledge
  • Promote the learning and growth of all students by providing high quality and coherent instruction, designing and administering authentic and meaningful student assessments, analyzing student performance and growth data, using this data to improve instruction, providing students with constructive feedback on an on-going basis, and continuously refining learning objectives.
  • Promote the learning and growth of all students through instructional practices that establish high expectations, create a safe and effective classroom environment, and promote mutual respect.
  • Demonstrate professional behavior, seek and incorporate feedback from instructors and school mentors, collaborate with peers and school partners, and is engaged in continuous learning.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Calculus I
  • History of Mathematics
  • Foundations of Mathematics Education (WI)
  • Teaching and Learning Strategies for Mathematics Teachers (WI)
  • Peer Leader Training in Mathematics
  • Mathematics of the Secondary School Curriculum 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • High school diploma with a 75 or higher average or a minimum score of 2750 on the High School Equivalency (GED), TASC, HSET exam. Some high demand and select programs require an 80 or higher average and may have specific admission criteria.

  • Proficiency in English and Math: Students who have minimum scores of 480 (Verbal) / 530 (Math) in SAT; or 20 (English) / 21 (Math) in ACT; or 75 (English regents/ 75 or higher in the Seq 2 or 3 Math regents, OR Math A or B regents with a 75 or above OR Integrated Algebra, Geometry or Algebra 2/Trigonometry regents with and 80 or above OR Common Core Math Regents in Algebra 1 or Geometry regents with a 70 or above or the Common Core Algebra2/Trigonometry regent with a 65 or above will be proficient.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    18600 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 620 USD per credit during 48 months.
  • National

    18600 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 620 USD per credit during 48 months.


  • Full-time $3,465/semester

Living costs for New York City

1819 - 3968 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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