Admission Requirements

  • Copy of valid teaching license with endorsements in elementary or secondary education
  • Two letters of recommendation: one from a colleague speaking to your ability to work with others, your work ethic, and your commitment to the goals of the program and one from a school or district administrator attesting to your ability as an educator.
  • Statement of purpose that describes yourself as a mathematics learner and your long-term career goals. This statement should also describe two scenarios: one from your most and the other of your least effective mathematics teaching experiences.  Discuss what happened to students in both cases.
  • Resume showing evidence of adequate background for the program
  • MSME Supplemental Application Form