The K-8 mathematics specialist concentration at James Madison University leads to a Masters of Education (M.Ed.) and allows candidates to meet the competencies required for the K-8 Mathematics Specialists endorsement through the Virginia Department of Education.
The mathematics specialist concentration at James Madison University is a cohort program. We will accept 25 students into the program. Those interested in applying should complete the graduate admission application provided by The Graduate School http://www.applyweb.com/apply/jmug. This program is offered jointly by the Department of Mathematics and Statistics and the Department of Middle, Secondary and Mathematics Education.
The program consists of 36 hours: 15 hours of course work in mathematics, 15 hours of course work in mathematics education and 6 hours of an externship.