Graduate Program

Master of Science in Mathematics Education

Achieve more with a graduate degree

The Master of Science in Mathematics Education is a program designed for the professional mathematics educator. The primary objective of this program is to provide a mathematics graduate program with high standards dedicated to the promotion of teaching effectiveness.

The program is designed to give secondary and post-secondary mathematics teachers breadth and depth in mathematics, statistics and computing mathematics. A secondary objective is to provide curricula in the mathematical sciences which will meet the present and future needs of all students who want advanced study. Graduate courses for this program are available in the evenings and during summer sessions.

Admission Requirements

Admission in full standing to this degree program requires that the applicant meet the following minimum requirements:

  • Baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited institution.
  • Undergraduate grade point average of at least 2.75 (4.00 scale) or an average of at least 2.90 during the last half (approximately 60 credits) of undergraduate work.
  • Applicants must have taken 30 credits in mathematics, beginning with calculus, with a minimum grade point average of 2.75. Mathematics courses should include two upper-level (proof-based) courses and statistics.
  • Two Letters of Reference
  • Probationary or conditional admissions may be considered based upon individual merit.

Get in Touch

If you would like detailed information about this program, please contact:

John Beam, Graduate Coordinator
Mathematics Department
Swart Hall 110
(920) 424-1058


Department Office
Swart Hall, Room 118
Monday – Friday
8 a.m. – 4 p.m.


University of Wisconsin Oshkosh
645 Dempsey Trail
Oshkosh, WI 54902


(920) 424-1333
(920) 424-1812
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