Suggested Course of Study Graduation Plan Secondary Education - Mathematics

The following is a sample sequence of courses which fulfills the requirements for the BS degree in mathematics education. It includes required courses for the major, a 21 credit minor program, professional education courses, and the general education program. The total number of credits in this program is 147. Please refer to the College of Education and Graduate Studies' Secondary Education 4-year plan sheet for additional information.

Fall Semester
Spring Semester
Freshman
Year

MATH 166 Calculus I - 4
General Education CW (ENGL 100) - 3
General Education CS (COMS 101) - 3
General Education HF (ART 100) - 3
General Education S - 3
Total semester credits - 16

MATH 167 Calculus II - 4
MATH 256 Linear Algebra - 3
General Education CA (ENGL 200) - 3
General Education SB/Global Perspectives (HIST 201) 3
General Education HW (P ED)  - 1
Course in minor - 3
Total semester credits - 17

Sophomore
Year

MATH 266 Calculus III - 3
MATH 436 History of Mathematics - 2
TED 120 Introduction to Education and
Instructional Technology - 3
General Education HF (ENGL 241) - 3
General Education SL (BIOL) - 3
General Education HW (PE) - .5
Course in minor - 3
Total semester credits - 17.5

MATH 236 Discrete Mathematics - 4
PSYC 330 The Exceptional Child - 3
TED 212 Educational Psychology - 5
General Education SB (GEOG 102) - 3
General Education EC (ESM 105) - 3
Total semester credits - 18

Junior
Year

MATH 356 Probability - 3
TED 252 Foundations of Multicultural Education - 3
Mathematics 300 level elective - 3
General Education MD - 3
Course in minor - 3
Course in minor - 3
Total semester credits - 18

MATH 326 Applied Statistics - 3
MATH 351 Abstract Algebra - 3
TED 414 Development of the Transescent - 3
Course in minor - 3
College liberal arts - 3
American Cultural Diversity D - 3
Total semester credits - 18

Senior
Year

MATH 411 Geometry - 3
TED 420 School and Society - 3
Mathematics elective - 3
General education HW (P ED) - .5
Course in minor - 3
Course in minor - 3
Total semester credits - 15.5

MATH 305 Integrating Technology in Teaching Secondary Mathematics - 3
TED 422 Content Area Literacy - 3
TED 423 Writing, Speaking, Listening - 3
TED 438 Techniques in Mathematics - 3
Minor, techniques - 3
Total semester credits - 15

Final Semester

TED 473 Student Teaching Middle School - 6
TED 474 Student Teaching Secondary - 6
Total semester credits - 12


Summary of Degree Requirements

General Education - 51 cr.
Major Requirements - 37 cr.
Minor Program - 24 cr.
Credits to Degree - 143 cr.

This academic plan is an example of how students might choose to fulfill program requirements within a period of four years. After consulting with their advisors students may make other course choices which would meet the program requirements and be more suitable for them.




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