Graduate Certificate in Mathematics Teaching & Learning
North Carolina State University at Raleigh

Program Details

The online Graduate Certificate in Mathematics Teaching & Learning program focuses on developing knowledge and instructional approaches in teaching mathematics.  The program serves practicing teachers in middle school through college settings, as well as those preparing for teaching careers that want to expand their expertise to this field.  Students learn how to apply research-based understandings of students’ thinking, pedagogical approaches, and broader educational issues such as discourse and equity to inform practices of teaching content such as geometry, algebra, and statistics.  Courses include:

  • Interactions in the Mathematics Classroom
  • Teaching and Learning of Algebraic Thinking
  • Teaching and Learning of Geometric Thinking
  • Teaching and Learning of Statistical Thinking
  • Teaching Mathematics with Technology


  • Bachelor’s degree in mathematics education, mathematics, or statistics or a related field
  • Undergraduate GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • Official transcripts
  • Statement of goals

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges