Teacher Education in Mathematics (Bachelor of Science, B.S.)
A major in Mathematics for Secondary Teachers leads to certification to teach Math in schools. Students who pursue this program should consider teaching as their immediate career goal.
|Students must complete General Studies courses||42-47|
& MAT 166
|Calculus with Analytic Geometry I: Differentiation|
and Calculus with Analytic Geometry I: Integration
|or MAT 167||Calculus with Analytic Geometry I|
|MAT 177||Calculus with Analytic Geometry II||5|
|MAT 206||Mathematical Transitions||3|
|MAT 287||Calculus with Analytic Geometry III||5|
|MAT 306||Linear Algebra||3|
|Select twenty-four credit hours from the following with at least twelve credit hours from Section B:||24|
|Mathematics and Technology 1|
|History of Mathematics 1|
|Topics in Geometry 1|
|Probability Theory 1|
|Abstract Algebra 1|
|Mathematical Statistics 1|
|Number Theory 1|
|Mathematics Teaching: Methods and Materials 1|
|Seminar in Mathematics|
|Education Professional Sequence|
|Students must complete the Professional Sequence||36|
Required for Teacher Certification
- Earn a minimum of 120 credit hours, including 60 from a senior college (100 level and higher, maximum of 6 CED credit hours applicable).
- Earn a minimum of 30 credit hours in upper-division courses. Lower-division transfer courses accepted as meeting upper-division departmental course requirements cannot be used to fulfill this requirement.
- Earn 30 of the last 45 credit hours at MWSU in institutional coursework (exclusive of credit by examination).
- Participate in required departmental and campus wide assessments.
- Earn a grade of C or higher in all major coursework.
- Earn an overall GPA of at least 2.75, a major GPA of 3.0 and a minimum 3.0 GPA in Education coursework.
- Fulfill the Missouri Constitution requirement.