Application and Admission
Application files are due by December 1 for full consideration of funding for admission
the following fall. Click on Application Process to see a description of all required application materials, where and how to upload
your application materials, and the program prerequisites. Applications for Fall 2024 are OPEN.
We have a large Math Ed community at MSU, located in jointly in the College of Natural Science and the College of Education. PRIME is one of the only programs in the United States housed within two colleges and that prepares candidates for a PhD directly in Mathematics Education. Other PhD programs at MSU can include an emphasis in Mathematics Education.
Contact a faculty member or the PRIME Assistant Director to visit MSU before or after you are admitted. Read here for some activities you might engage in during your visit.
Mathematics Education Graduate Program
Beth Herbel-Eisenmann, Director of PRIME and Math Ed Doctoral Program
Lisa Keller, Assistant Director of PRIME
Freda Cruél, Academic Program Coordinator/Grad Secretary
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Michigan State University
East Lansing, MI 48824