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Doctor of Philosophy in Mathematics: Teaching College Mathematics

Minimum Total for Graduation: 90 hours

Degree:  Doctor of Philosophy


The Ph.D. degree is 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, in combination with a dissertation in mathematics, statistics, or in collegiate mathematics or statistics education, prepares students with a breadth and depth of mathematics knowledge that is well suited for teaching college mathematics and doing independent research in their areas of expertise. The pedagogical component of the program includes two required courses plus an internship.

Program Requirements:

Mathematics: Teaching College Mathematics

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