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1/10/02 10:51:36 AM Creating a Quality Online Masters Program

Summary: 1/10/02 10:51:36 AM
Creating a Quality Online Masters Program
G. Donald Allen
Michael S. Pilant
Department of Mathematics
Texas A&M University
College Station, TX 77843
Abstract. The details of the inception, development, and implementation
for an online masters of mathematics degree, primarily for K-12
mathematics teachers are given. While the program is not yet complete,
insofar as all of the courses having being written and taught, we know at
this point enough information to begin a process of reflection and
refinement about the creation, administration, and operation of such a
program. We have as well a good profile of the typical student.
The Masters Degree Program
This paper will develop a sketch of the current completely online masters of
mathematics program as developed at Texas A&M University. This program has been
under continuous development for the past two years. Though online masters degrees
have been emerging by the score on a weekly basis, no other online masters of


Source: Allen, G. Donald - Department of Mathematics, Texas A&M University


Collections: Mathematics