Mathematics Degrees with Certification

BA or BS with Mathematics Certification at the Secondary Level - 124 Hours

Common Core: See Common Core requirements
Required Courses from General Education:
MA105 Elementary Statistics (3): Any student whose ACT Math subscore is below 20 must pass MA101/MA102 before taking MA105. 
Physical Science with a laboratory (4)
Tier Two: Additional General Education Requirements (22 Hours)
Humanities or Fine Arts:
When choosing a Humanities course, see guidelines.
When choosing a Fine Arts course, see guidelines.
 9 hours (BA)  6 hours (BS)
Social Sciences (PY223 and PY210): See guidelines. 6 hours (BA)  6 hours (BS)
Additional Science with or without Lab: 3-4 hours
BA Foreign Language (a single language)
BS Analytical Skills: See guidelines.
6-8 hours
Mathematics Major Requirements (38 Hours)
MA105  Elementary Statistics (3)
MA118  Calculus and Analytic Geometry I (5)
MA209  Calculus and Analytic Geometry II (5)
MA303  History of Mathematics (3)
MA305 Statistics II
MA308  Calculus and Analytic Geometry III (5)
MA317  Modern Algebra (4)
MA318  Matrices and Linear Algebra (3)
MA319  College Geometry (4)
CS 322 Computers in the Math Classroom(3)
 
Professional Education Requirements (42 Hours)
ED101  Foundations of Education (2)
ED102  Field Experience I (1)
ED105 Field Experience II (0-1)
ED122  Educational Technology (2) if not taken in Tier Two above
ED313 Classroom Behavior Management (3)
ED350 Education Methodology (2)
ED370MA Methods of Teaching Mathematics (3)
ED453  Education as a Profession (2)
ED454  Student Teaching Seminar (2)  
ED462  Supervised Student Teaching (Capstone) (10)
ED470 Instruction Int. For Students with Reading Deficits (3)
ED471  Teaching Reading in the Content Area (3)
PY210  Educational Psychology (3)
PY223  Developmental Psychology (3)
PY342  Psychology of the Exceptional Child (2)
PY343  Psychology of the Exceptional Child Practicum (1)
Electives (To Complete Min. 124 Hours)

 

BSE Middle School Mathematics - Min. 124 Hours

Common Core: See Common Core requirements
Required Courses from General Education: Physical Science with a laboratory (4)
Tier Two: Additional General Education Requirements (19 Hours)
Fine Arts or Humanities:
When choosing a Fine Arts course, see guidelines.
When choosing a Humanities course, see guidelines.
3 hours
Social Sciences: PY223 and PY210 6 hours
Additional Science with or without Lab:  4 hours
MA224  Mathematics for Elementary and Middle School Teachers (4) 4 hours
ED122  Education Technology 2 hours
Professional Education (43 Hours)
ED101 Foundations of Education (2)
ED102 Field Experience I (1)
ED105 Field Experience II (0-1)
ED350 Education Methodology (2)
ED313  Classroom and Behavior Management in the Middle and Secondary Classroom (3)
ED314  History/Philosophy of Middle-Level Education (3)
ED370MA Methods of Teaching Mathematics (3) 
OR ED324 Teaching Mathematics in Elem/Middle School (3)
ED453 Education as a Profession (2)
ED454 Student Teaching Seminar/Methods (2)
ED462  Student Teaching (10)
ED470 Instructional Int. for Students with Reading Deficits (3)
ED471  Teaching Reading in the Content Area (3)          
PY210  Educational Psychology (3)
PY223  Developmental Psychology (3)
PY342  Psychology of the Exceptional Child (2)
PY343  Psychology of the Exceptional Child Practicum (1) Practicum (1)
Mathematics Subject Area requirements  (14 Hours)
MA105  Elementary Statistics (3) (if not taken in the Common Core above)
Mathematics Electives (to complete hours). Students must complete 24 total hours in mathematics.
Electives (To Complete Min. 124 Hours)