Elementary Mathematics Specialist Program (MSEd)


Welcome to the Elementary Mathematics Specialist Program (MSEd) program home page. Use this page as a guide to the program from acceptance to graduation.

This program will provide certified elementary school teachers a substantial background in mathematics, pedagogy and leadership giving them the knowledge and skills necessary to be an effective professional development facilitator, coach, cluster teacher, and mentor.

Academic Plan


Total Credits

Earn at least 33 credits


Newly Accepted Students

Program Sequences

Students must meet with their faculty advisor to determine their particular course of study before registering for classes. For technical registration support and troubleshooting, please visit the Register for Classes page.

Hunter College Catalog

To review descriptions of specific courses and academic progress standards for the program along with exit requirements please use the course catalog for the year you were admitted to the program.

Clinical Experiences

Students in the Elementary Mathematics Specialist Program (MSEd) program do not participate in developmental field experiences (fieldwork) or supervised teaching (student teaching and/or practicum).

Certification and Licensure

For those with Initial New York State Certification in Childhood Education, this program will fulfill the master’s degree requirement for Professional Certification. Visit the Certification and Licensure page for information and support.


Graduation is the official completion of your program and conferral of an academic degree. In order to graduate, students must apply for graduation using CUNYFirst the semester before the semester of their planned graduation and complete any outstanding requirements by the stated deadlines. Visit the Graduation and Commencement page for complete information.

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