M.Ed. — K-8 Leadership in Mathematics Education

The Master of Education in K-8 Leadership in Mathematics Education is an online or on-campus program designed for the classroom teacher who wants to improve and expand instructional skills in mathematics. Coursework will equip you to demonstrate deeper understanding of the mathematics you are teaching and how they connect to higher levels of math. This high-demand area, grounded in Christian principles, will prepare you to grow in your teaching career.

  • Learn disciplines of math that include number systems and theories, geometry, statistics, algebra and discrete math.
  • Exhibit skillful use of the contemporary teaching methods used to guide students, both high- and low-achieving.
  • Develop coaching and leadership knowledge and skills needed to help improve school mathematics programs.

Career Opportunities:

  • Math Teacher, K-8
  • Math Consultation
  • Math Tutoring

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Delivery Format: Online

Total Credit Hours Required: 35

Approved Degree Plan: Click to download PDF

Application Process – M.Ed. in Leadership in K-8 Mathematics Education

Step 1: Application & Application Fee
Submit your application using our Regent University Online Application.

Pay the $50 application fee online during the application process.

Fee Waiver: Attend a graduate School of Education on-campus or online information session to learn how to streamline your application process, discover financial aid resources and waive your $50 application fee

Note: If you are unable to complete our application due to a disability, please contact our Admissions Office and an admissions representative will provide reasonable accommodations to assist you in completing the application.

Step 2: Submit your Unofficial College Transcripts
Regent University's Office of the Registrar is requesting your official transcripts from your degree-granting institution, which indicates successful completion of a bachelor's degree program. We are able to examine and view your unofficial transcript in order to gain you an admissions decision. Please submit your unofficial transcript to our Admissions Office by email to apply@regent.edu using the subject line: SOE Master's Application Pieces.

Step 3: 400-word Writing Sample
Writing samples are evaluated using the ETS Criterion Service. Submit a single Criterion writing sample using the directions below. Multiple Criterion writing samples will not be considered.

  1. Visit http://criterion.ets.org.
  2. Click "Create Account."
  3. Fill in your account information (Access Code: 26KP - QM6A).
  4. Click "Submit."
  5. Click "OK."
  6. Fill in your new User Name and Password under "Returning User."
  7. Click "Sign In."
  8. Click "School of Education" under "Classes."
  9. Choose the "Assignments" tab.
  10. Choose one of the three writing sample topics provided by clicking on "Start Response." You will be provided with the question pertaining to the topic once you begin the timer for the essay.
  11. Click "OK" to acknowledge you are ready to begin your writing sample.
  12. Read the instructions for submitting your essay. Please keep in mind that you have 40 minutes to complete your writing sample and the timer begins as soon as you click "Start Response." You will receive a warning when 10 minutes remain on the timer.

Step 4: Admissions Interview
If an interview is necessary, the admissions office will contact you to schedule an appointment. The interview can be conducted on campus or over the phone and typically takes about 20 minutes.    

Important Information

FBI Background Check: An FBI background check is now required for individuals to fulfill practicum requirements during the program. The FBI background often takes several months to process and complete. Please be sure to begin this process as soon as possible to ensure practicum hours can be completed in a timely manner. Learn more.

Note: All items submitted as part of the application process become the property of Regent University and cannot be returned.

Tuition for the 2016-2017 academic year is:

Degree Level / Program Cost Per Credit Hour
Master of Education (M.Ed.) $575

 

Student Fees

Fee Amount
Library Orientation $50
Blackboard Orientation $50
Technology Fee $250 per semester
Parking Fee (On-Campus Students) $100 per semester
Council of Graduate Students Fee $15 for spring & fall semester

Estimated Cost of Attendance: View the estimated cost of attendance to see an example of the total cost of tuition and fees.    

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