College of Letters and Sciences & College of Education and Health Professions
Degree Program Course Requirements

For general degree requirements, see the College of Letters and Sciences, College of Education and Health Professions and General Degree Requirements pages.

Bachelor of Science
Mathematics - Secondary Education Track

Area A Essential Skills Required Hours: 9
ENGL 1101 (with a grade of "C" or better)
ENGL 1102 (with a grade of "C" or better)
Select one of the following courses:
MATH 1113/MATH 1131

Area B Institutional Options Required Hours: 4
COMM 1110
Select one of the following courses:
ITDS 1125/ITDS 2726/ITDS 2727/ITDS 2735/ITDS 2746/ITDS 2748/ITDS 2749/ITDS 2755
OR
Select one of the following courses:
EURO 2105/ LIBR 1105/ LEAD 1705/ POLS 2401/ HIST 1111/HIST 1112/Foreign Language 1001, 1002, 2001, or 2002/Any Area C-E course with a study abroad component.
Note: the two extra hours may be used as electives.

Area C Humanities/Fine Arts/Ethics Required Hours: 6
Select one of the following humanities courses:
ENGL 2111/ENGL 2112/ ITDS 1145*/ITDS 1155/ PHIL 2010
Select one of the following fine arts courses:
ARTH 1100/ ITDS 1145*/ MUSC 1100/ THEA 1100
*ITDS 1145, though listed under both humanities and fine arts, may be taken only once.

Area D Science/Math/Technology Required Hours: 11
Select two lab science courses from below:
ASTR 1105/1305; BIOL 1215; BIOL 1225; CHEM 1211/1211L; CHEM 1212/1212L; GEOL 1112/1112L; GEOL 1121; GEOL 1122/1322; GEOL 2225; PHYS 1111/1311; PHYS 1112/1312; PHYS 2211/2311; PHYS 2212/2312
Take one the following course:
MATH 1131/MATH 1132

Area E Social Sciences Required Hours: 12
Select one course from the following two courses:
HIST 2111
HIST 2112

Take the following course:
POLS 1101
Select one behavioral science course from the following courses:
ECON 2105/ECON 2106/ PHIL 2030/ PSYC 1101/ SOCI 1101
Select one world cultures course from the following courses:
ANTH 1105/ANTH 1107/ANTH 2105/ANTH 2136/ ENGL 2136/ GEOG 1101/ HIST 1111/HIST 1112/ ITDS 1146/ITDS 1156

Wellness Requirement Required Hours: 3
PHED 1205
Select any one PEDS course.

Area F Courses Related to Major Required Hours: 18
MATH 1131 Calculus/Analytical Geometry 1 (one semester hour from Area A or D)
MATH 1132 Calculus/Analytical Geometry 2 (four semester hours or one semester hour from Area D)
MATH 1165 Computer-Assisted Problem Solving
MATH 2115 Introduction to Linear Algebra
MATH 2135 Calculus/Analytical Geometry 3

Guided electives 1 (3 or 6 hours)

* Guided electives will be selected from among freshman and sophomore level courses in science, business, and education based upon student interests and career goals and requiring the approval of a faculty advisor and the Mathematics Department Chair.

Area G Program Requirements Required Hours: 60-63
MATH 2125 Intro to Discrete Mathematics
MATH 3155 Foundations of Advanced Mathematics
MATH 3175 Introduction to Probability
MATH 4795 Senior Seminar in Mathematics
MATH 5111 Introduction to Abstract Algebra 1
MATH 5151 Introduction to Real Analysis 1
MATH 5175 Mathematical Statistics
MATH 5135 College Geometry
MATH 5185 History of Mathematics

SPED 2256 Introduction to the Exceptional Learner in General Education
EDUC 2110 Investigating Critical & Contemporary Issues in Education
EDUC 2120 Exploring Socio-cultural Perspectives on Diversity in Educational Context
EDUC 2130 Exploring Learning and Teaching (This course may be a Guided Elective in Area F)

EDSE 5125U Curriculum & Methods in Sec Math
EDCI 4425 Practicum in Secondary Math
EDCI 4485 Student Teaching

EDMG 4222 Teaching Math in Middle Grades
EDUF 4115 Classroom Management
EDUF 4205 Integrating Technology Student Teachers

Area H Program Electives Required Hours: 0-6
If one of the following is not taken in Area F, then choose from:
EDSE 2285 Practicum in Middle Grades & Secondary Mathematics
MAED 2246 Tutoring in Mathematics
Otherwise, choose from:
MATH 3107 Differential Equations
MATH 4195 Undergraduate Research in Math
MATH 5114 Set Theory
MATH 5116 Number Theory
MATH 5165 Numerical Analysis
MATH 5176 Statistical Design & Analysis
MATH 5125 Discrete Math
MATH 5555 Selected Topics in Mathematics

STAT 5177 Applied Regression Analysis

Total Hours Required: 123-126