Place Yourself at the Vertex of Leadership and Learning

You can plot the course for a new generation and help give instructors an edge. With an Ed.S. in Mathematics Education from Nova Southeastern University, you can become an integral part of educator training, program administration, and curriculum development for K-12, middle school, and secondary school mathematics.

This specialist program arms you with research-based best practices and skills to assess performance, develop curriculum, write grants, and teach subject areas such as geometry, algebra, and calculus.

Who Should Apply

  • Practicing mathematics teachers who wish to obtain an Ed.S. in mathematics education and increase their expertise in their current field
  • Individuals with a master's degree who wish to obtain a graduate degree and increase their knowledge and skills in mathematics education

Quick Facts


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NSU’s Ed.S. in Mathematics Education is 36 total credits to complete.

Delivery Options

Coursework for the Education Specialist Program in Mathematics Education is conducted entirely online, allowing you to earn your degree without work disruption or long commutes.

Application Deadlines

Applications for admission are accepted online and on a rolling basis for all graduate programs throughout the calendar year.

Ed.S. in Mathematics Education Curriculum

Program Requirements (36 credits)
EDU 0708
Research Design in Education (EDU 0708 / Credits: 3 )
EDU 0719
Current Research in Human Development (EDU 0719 / Credits: 3 )
EDU 0729
Evaluation and Assessment Practices (EDU 0729 / Credits: 3 )
MAT 0704
Algebra for Teachers (MAT 0704 / Credits: 3 )
MAT 0705
Advanced Problem-Solving Strategies for Teachers (MAT 0705 / Credits: 3 )
MAT 0680
The K-12 Mathematics Curriculum: Teaching, Learning, Assessment and Diversity (MAT 0680 / Credits: 3 )
MAT 0701
Creative Geometry for the Classroom (MAT 0701 / Credits: 3 )
EDU 0702
Curriculum Trends and Innovation (EDU 0702 / Credits: 3 )
EDU 0714
Families, Schools, and Communities: Current Perspectives in a Diverse Society (EDU 0714 / Credits: 3 )
MAT 0700
Incorporating Calculus Ideas in the Classroom (MAT 0700 / Credits: 3 )
MAT 0702
Probability and Statistics for the Educational Specialist (MAT 0702 / Credits: 3 )
APR 0750
Educational Field-Based Project (APR 0750 / Credits: 3 )

Admission Requirements

Have the following items ready to submit with your online application:

  • $50 application fee
  • Transcripts from all schools attended

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