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The Master of Arts (M.A.) in Pedagogical Content Knowledge for Teaching Elementary and Middle School Mathematics program at Northeastern Illinois University is designed for teachers who wish to improve their level of competence in mathematics or wish to serve as Elementary or Middle School Mathematics Specialists, Coordinators of Elementary or Middle School Mathematics programs, or Teachers of Elementary or Middle School Mathematics.

The M.A. program is mathematics-content oriented with a focus on content-specific pedagogy, mathematics teaching in diverse settings, and current Illinois educator and student standards. Students study elementary and middle school mathematics content from an advanced perspective, exploring the underlying concepts with the goal of improving their teaching of elementary and middle school mathematics. Successful completion of the program leads to a middle school mathematics endorsement.


Academic Catalog Information 

Take a closer look at the master's degree in pedagogical content knowledge for teaching elementary and middle school mathematics, and the courses toward the degree.

Pedagogical Content Knowledge for Teaching Elementary and Middle School Mathematics, M.A.

Department and Contact Information 

If you are interested in the program or have questions, please contact Mathematics

Mathematics Department Homepage

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