## Mathematics Education

The Mathematics Licensure follows the guidelines of the National Council of Teacher of Mathematics.

Note: If the student’s high school mathematics courses and/or the Mathematics Placement Test indicate a lack of readiness for calculus, the student will be placed in one of the following precalculus sequences: MATH 1470; or MATH 1170 and MATH 1180; or MATH 1170 and MATH 1470.

Required Credits: 76

Required GPA: 2.5

### I Required Core Courses

Complete the following courses:

- ED 5000: Introduction to FasTrack (1 credit)
- MATH 2210 Discrete Mathematics (4 credits)
- MATH 2471 Calculus I (5 credits)
- MATH 2472 Calculus II (5 credits)
- MATH 2480 Multivariable Calculus (4 credits)
- MATH 3310 Linear Algebra (4 credits)

### II Required Electives

Complete the following courses:

- MATH 3065 Mathematical Foundations of Algebra (4 credits)
- MATH 3560 Classical and Modern Geometry (3 credits)

Select 1 of the following courses:

- MATH 3067 Data Investigations, Probability and Statistics (4 credits)
- STAT 2610 Applied Statistics (4 credits)
- STAT 3631 Probability And Statistics I (4 credits)

Select 1 of the following courses:

- MATH 4350 Abstract Algebra (3 credits)
- MATH 4371 Modern Algebra (3 credits)

### III Required Concentration, Second Education Major or Middle Level Endorsement

Complete one of the following options:

Note: If taken under II. above, MATH 3067 or STAT 3631 may be used to meet this requirement.

A. Applied Mathematics/ Calculus Concentration

Complete 2 of the following courses:

- MATH 2490 Differential Equations (4 credits)
- MATH 3710 Mathematical Modeling (3 credits)
- MATH 3720 Numerical Methods (3 credits)
- MATH 4410 Introduction to Analysis (3 credits)
- MATH 4760 Topics in Applied Mathematics (3 credits)

B. Computer Science Concentration

Complete 2 of the following courses:

- CS 2270 Introduction to Web Programming (3 credits)
- CS 2321 Computer Science I (4 credits)
- CS 2322 Computer Science II (4 credits)

C. Middle Level Mathematics Concentration

Complete 2 of the following courses:

- MATH 3064 Number Concepts (4 credits)
- MATH 3066 Geometry and Technology (4 credits)
- MATH 3067 Data, Probability and Statistics (4 credits)

D. Statistics Concentration

Complete 2 of the following courses:

- STAT 3610 Time Series Analysis (3 credits)
- STAT 3631 Probability And Statistics I (4 credits)
- STAT 3632 Probability And Statistics II (3 credits)

E: Complete a Secondary Education Major

(other than mathematics)

F: Complete a Middle Level Endorsement

(other than mathematics)

### Required Professional Education Courses

Complete the following courses:

- ED 5100 Introduction to the Foundations of Public School Education (3 credits)
- ED 6107 Advanced Educational Psychology (3 credits)
- ED 5140 Human Relations In Education (3 credits)
- ED 5350 Pedagogy: Planning for Instruction (3 credits)
- ED 5780 Adaptation and Management: Designing the Learning Environment (3 credits)
- ED 5737 Content Area Reading (3 credits)
- ED 5799 The Professional Teacher (1 credit)
- HLTH 5400 Health and Drugs in Society (2 credits)

Complete 12 credits of the following course

ED 5830 Student Teaching – Secondary (1-12 credits)