Doctor of Philosophy in Mathematics: Teaching College Mathematics
Minimum Total for Graduation: 90 hours
Degree: Doctor of Philosophy
The Ph.D. degree is a content-based degree designed to develop well-prepared teachers of college mathematics who combine knowledge and skill in mathematics with a desire to teach it effectively. Coursework is broadly distributed across the various areas of mathematics and is intended to help students achieve a level of sophistication in mathematical knowledge that will establish a professional attitude about mathematics. Students would be prepared to do research in traditional mathematics or in areas related to the teaching of collegiate mathematics. Emphasis on pedagogy includes two required courses plus an internship.
Mathematics: Teaching College Mathematics