Become a Valuable Asset to Your School’s Mathematics Program
It takes much more than general content knowledge or basic education courses to become a master teacher. Your Master in Mathematics Teaching Certificate from University of Houston-Clear Lake's College of Education is designed to model more effective mathematics instruction, equip teacher to challenge diverse learners, inspire creative problem solving, and integrate technology into instruction. You’ll also gain the tools you need to take a leadership role in your school or district, and become a mathematics mentor to other teacher or students.
Achieve Your Master Mathematics Certification
A Master Teacher certificate added to an existing Texas teaching certificate designates
the educator as having mastery of a particular subject area. It is the intent that
the master teacher will serve as a resource to fellow teachers. The Master Mathematics
Teacher certificate program at UHCL provides 22 credit hours of graduate courses,
which is equivalent to 288 hours of continuing education units. Successful completion
of coursework related to the appropriate grade level will prepare students to pass
the corresponding Master Mathematics Teacher state assessment, serve in a mentoring
role, and serve as a resource for other teachers.
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Ready to learn about the classes you need to take to earn your degree from the College of Education at University of Houston-Clear Lake? Find out all you need to know about the required course work, complete with options for electives.
Deadlines for Applying
- Graduate Deadlines
New Degree Seeking - December 1
Priority* - January 4
Final* and Session Start - January 16
New Degree Seeking - May 1 (Some programs may not apply)
New Degree Seeking - August 1
Priority* - August 13
Final* and Session Start - August 27
*Former/Non-degree seeking/Certificate Graduate Students applicants who apply after the priority deadline can expect to go through late registration. $50 late registration fee will be assessed.
- International Deadlines
Priority – March 1
Final – June 1
Priority – August 1
Final – November 1
Priority – February 1
Final – April 1
Students interested in qualifying for scholarships &/or applying for visas outside the U.S. should apply and submit the application documents/test scores by the priority deadline
Freshman will not be accepted for Summer semester
Accreditations and Distinctions
UHCL’s College of Education graduate and undergraduate programs are accredited by the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation for both initial teacher preparation and advanced educator preparation. We’re one of only 14 educator preparation programs in Texas to hold this accreditation. The College of Education is also accredited by the State Board for Educator Certification/Texas Education Agency and holds accreditations from a number of organizations for individual specializations and certification programs.
We’ve earned national recognition for accomplishment and innovation, including the Christa McAuliffe Award for Excellence in Teacher Education.