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MathCounts Coaching Program

The MSU Mathematics department outreach programs partners with Macdonald Middle School in East Lansing to offer an after school math enrichment program.  

During the 2019-2020 school year, we plan to meet on Wednesdays from 3-4pm at Macdonald Middle School.

Students must register in advance here.

MATHCOUNTS ( is a national program for middle school students that fosters a heightened interest in mathematics in sessions that generally take place before or after the regular school day. Competitions – that are both rigorous and fun – are held on the local, state, and national level to recognize the achievements of the participating “mathletes.”

MSU students interested in volunteering should contact Ashley Ahlin (, Outreach coordinator for MSU Mathematics Department or the MSU Center for Service Learning and Civic Engagement at

Schools serving students in grades 6-8 which are interested in participating in the program should contact Ashley Ahlin (, Outreach coordinator for MSU Mathematics Department.

Mathcounts outreach programs at other universities:

MATHCOUNTS Outreach: A Yale Undergraduate Organization (



“By sharing their enthusiasm for math and mentoring students, the UGA coaches are fostering a lifelong interest in learning and preparing these students to pursue careers in science, technology, engineering, and math,” says Brian Edwards, National MATHCOUNTS Project Coordinator.

Department of Mathematics
Michigan State University
619 Red Cedar Road
East Lansing, MI 48824

Phone: (517) 353-0844
Fax: (517) 432-1562

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