August 2, 2013
They've got our number: Mathematics education at K-State ranks as a value
Mathematics education at Kansas State University adds up to a real value, according to Affordable Colleges Online.
In its new ranking, "AC Online: Most Affordable Mathematics Colleges: Plains Region," Kansas State University made the list for carrying a net price — tuition and fees — of $14,352, as reported by the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. According to the ranking service, mathematics education serves "as both a component and the backbone of STEM — science, technology, engineering and mathematics — education," making it important to recognize colleges and universities that make quality mathematics education available for a reasonable price point.
Criteria used for the rankings included: being a fully accredited institution; having a net price — tuition and fees — of less than $30,000; and offering at least one doctorate program in mathematics.
Find out more at Affordable Colleges Online.