Secondary Education

Suggested Program Routes

Mathematics Education

  • Doctoral Studies

    We offer both a PhD and an EdD. In our program students will pursue their scholarship in a vibrant and diverse community. The program requires 36 credits in their residency that is made up of courses in curriculum, educational research and mathematics education. To learn more about the nature of the work done in mathematics education in the Department of Secondary Education, visit our graduate student and research pages. If you are interested in doctoral studies in mathematics education please contact either Elaine Simmt or Florence Glanfield for more information.

  • Course-based MEd

    27 credits + project.
    Part-time program (Full-time program is also available)

    Suggested schedule. Check current course schedules for up-to-date course offerings. 

    Fall EDSE 539 Secondary Education Mathematics Education: Research Issues in the Teaching and Learning of Mathematics
    Winter EDSE 540 Secondary Mathematics Education: Examining Tasks, Curricula and Programs
    Summer EDSE 503 Curriculum Foundations
    Summer EDSE 504 Curriculum Inquiry
    Fall Option Consult with Program Advisor (EDEL recommended)
    Winter Option Consult with Program Advisor
    Summer Option Consult with Program Advisor
    Fall EDSE 510 Research Methods in Secondary Education
    Winter EDSE 512 Research Project in Secondary Education
    Spring EDSE 900 Project
  • Thesis-based MEd

    21 credits + Thesis.
    Program can be completed with part-time attendance but a one year full-time residence is recommended.

    Suggested schedule

    Fall

    EDSE 539 Secondary Mathematics Education: Research Issues in the Teaching and Learning of Mathematics

    Winter

    EDSE 540 Secondary Mathematics Education: Examining Tasks, Curricula and Programs

    Summer

    EDSE 503 Curriculum Foundations

    Summer

    EDSE 504 Curriculum Inquiry

    Fall

    EDSE 510 Research Methods in Secondary Education

    Winter

    EDSE 511 Research Design in Secondary Education

    Spring 

    Option Consult with Program Advisor

    Summer

    Thesis Thesis