B.S.Ed. In Mathematics Education

Affordable, Flexible, and Transfer-friendly

Mayville State University’s online Bachelor of Science in Education (BS Ed) Mathematics Education degree program has been ranked among the best online math programs by TheBestSchools.org (2016).  Selection was based on weighted factors, including academic excellence, course offerings, faculty strengths, and reputation.  Here is a link to the article:  http://www.thebestschools.org/rankings/best-online-bachelor-in-mathematics-degree-programs/ .

We pride ourselves on being transfer-friendly, affordable, and offering a unique opportunity for part-time learners. 

A new cohort of the BS Ed Mathematics Education major begins Fall 2016.   It is important to note that that this is an eight-semester (or approximately three-year) cohort program which includes two summer sessions.  If a student drops, fails, or does not register for a course in the three-year rotation, it is the student’s responsibility to find an appropriate course substitution or wait until the course is offered again when a new rotation starts in Fall 2019. 

Now is the time to submit your Mayville State University admission application if you are interested in the Fall 2016 cohort.  See this link for the online MSU application:  https://app.applyyourself.com/AYApplicantLogin/fl_ApplicantConnectLogin.asp?id=mayville

For more information or an unofficial transcript review, please contact:

Alissa Renner
Distance Education Program Coordinator - WSC site
Phone: 701-774-6234


Teri Wright
Academic Advising Coordinator
Email teri.wright@mayvillestate.edu
Phone 701-788-5251 

The BS Ed Mathematics Education major is designed to provide students with the knowledge, skills, and techniques essential for teaching mathematics at the secondary level.

Earn your BS Ed Mathematics Education degree from Mayville State completely online. You can remain near home, work, and family while earning a four-year degree that will open doors to exciting career opportunities. 

Please see our news release at this link:  http://www.mayvillestate.edu/about-msu/news-events/campus-news/mayville-state-offering-online-bachelors-degrees-mathematics/ .

Degree Requirements

For this degree, a minimum of 36 credit hours at the 300/400 level from Mayville State are required. Students will complete a required minor, such as business administration, special needs generalist, general science, library media and information science, accounting, or computer information systems. Students with a previously earned bachelor's degree only need to complete the core mathematics degree and professional education requirements.


Mayville State University accepts transfer credit from regionally recognized accredited institutions of postsecondary education. All credit hours earned from the institutions that meet this criterion are accepted in transfer towards graduation degree credit hours.

Mayville State is working with community and technical colleges in North Dakota, Minnesota, Wyoming, Arizona, and Washington. Below you will find links to detailed transfer information from some of the institutions we have been working with. You can view detailed articulation agreements by clicking the link below. These are only sample articulations. Actual transfer credit granted will vary.

Find articulation agreements with Mayville State.


Mayville State University recognizes the importance of technology in today's world and wants to ensure that baccalaureate graduates of the institution have the technological knowledge and skills necessary to compete effectively.


Mayville State online and distance courses cost $285 per credit for tuition and fees. (Tuition is subject to change without notice.) Financial aid is available in the form of grants and loans. To see if you are eligible for financial aid, you first need to complete your FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid). When completing the form, list Mayville State University (Title IV code 002993) on your application.

BS Math Education Factsheet

Math Checklist

The Bachelor of Science in Education in Early Childhood Education, Special Education, and Mathematics Education fulfill licensing requirements in the State of North Dakota and North Dakota is part of the National Association of Directors of Teacher Education and Certification (NASDTEC) Interstate agreement. If you plan to seek licensure in your state of residence, it is your responsibility to contact your state's licensure board to determine if this program will meet their requirements.  The Office of Extended Learning and Teacher Education Department can work with out of state students on an individual basis to fulfill licensing requirements.

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