The certificate is designed for those individuals who already have a master’s degree and need 18 credit hours of graduate mathematics to meet credential requirements for teaching undergraduate mathematics courses.
This program is delivered over the course of two Summers. You’ll attend online classes throughout each June and July that include synchronous (scheduled) online class sessions, and visit us in Greeley, Colorado (near the Rocky Mountains and Denver) for one week (4 days) as part of your July classes.
Many colleges and universities require a minimum of 18 graduate mathematics credits for instructors of math courses (whether teaching on-campus, online or dual enrollment courses). This requirement is in many cases mandated by each institution's regional accrediting body, including:
If you would like to take these credits as part of a master's degree, learn more about our Mathematics MA: Teaching Emphasis