B.S. in Mathematics and Education with Endorsement in Elementary Education

Major Requirements/Mathematics (43 credits)
MA-120Introduction to Mathematical Reasoning4
MA-125Calculus with Analytic Geometry I4
MA-126Calculus with Analytic Geometry II4
MA-220Probability and Statistics I3
MA-221Linear Algebra3
MA-225Calculus with Analytic Geometry III4
MA-314Number Theory3
MA-317Geometry3
MA-325History of Mathematics3
MA-410Modern Algebra3
MA-415Real Analysis3
Select 6 credits from Mathematics (MA) at the 300 or 400 level or above6
Math Interdisciplinary Requirements (12-14 credits)
CS-175Introduction to Computer Science I4
or MA-237 Programming and Technology in Mathematics
Select one of the following groups:8-10
Group A (8 credits)
General Chemistry I
General Chemistry Laboratory I
General Chemistry II
General Chemistry Laboratory II
Group B (10 credits)
General Physics with Calculus I
General Physics with Calculus Laboratory I
General Physics with Calculus II
General Physics with Calculus Laboratory II
Group C (8 credits)
Introduction to Biodiversity and Evolution
Introduction to Cell and Molecular Biology
Major Requirements/Education (36 credits) 1
EDL-201Educational Psychology3
EDL-206Child and Adolescent Development3
ED-250Foundations of Teaching and Learning3
EDL-326Literacy Instruction in K-6 Educational Settings I3
ED-320Teaching Students with Diverse Needs3
EDL-327Literacy Instruction in K-6 Educational Settings II3
ED-360Methods of Teaching Elementary Mathematics3
ED-361Methods of Teaching Science for Elementary School3
ED-362Teaching Elementary Social Studies3
ED-416
416S
Clinical Practice
and Clinical Practice Seminar 2
9
Free Electives (0-5 credits)
Select 0-5 credits of free electives0-5
General Education Requirements (36 credits)
First Year Seminar
FY-101First Year Seminar3
Reading and Writing
EN-101College Composition I3
EN-102College Composition II3
Mathematics
Fulfilled in Major Requirements with required MA courses0
Natural Sciences
Fulfilled in Math Interdisciplinary Requirements with BY, CE, PH courses0
Literature
Select 3 credits from courses designated with Course Type: LIT3
Aesthetics and Creativity
Select 3 credits from subject MU, AR, TH, DA3
Technological Literacy
Select 3 credits from courses designated with Course Type: TL 33
Reasoned Oral Discourse
Fulfilled in Major Requirements with ED-320 and/or MA-3140
Historical Perspective
Select 3 credits from courses designated with Course Type: HS.SV3
Social Science
Select 3 credits from courses designated with Course Type: SS.SV3
Historical Perspective/Social Sciences
Select 3 credits from courses designated with either Course Type: HS.SV or SS.SV3
Interdisciplinary Perspectives
Select 3 credits from courses designated with Course Type: ISP3
Cultural Diversity and Global Understanding or Foreign Language
Select 3 credits from courses designated with Course Type: CD and 3 credits from courses designated with Course Type: GU or select 6 credits from the SAME foreign language6
Experiential Education
Select one course designated with Course Type: EX0
Writing Intensive
Select two courses from Mathematics (MA) designated with Course Type: WT0
Select two courses from Education (ED, EDL, EDS) designated with Course Type: WT0
Total Credits128
1

Minimum grade of "C" required for Education Courses

2

Students must complete the appropriate test requirement(s) with a passing score PRIOR to Student Teaching.

3

May be fulfilled in MA Interdisciplinary Requirements with MA-237 Programming and Technology in Mathematics (4 cr.)

Additional Endorsements Available

  • TSD - Teacher of Students with Disabilities - Elementary
  • MID-MA - Middle School Mathematics
  • ESL - English as a Second Language - Elementary
  • P-3 Early Childhood Endorsement

Notes

  • 58 credits must be completed at the 200 level or higher.
  • Education majors are required to have an overall GPA of 3.00 for State Certification
  • By state regulation, all Education majors seeking content area endorsement must complete 30 content credits (12+ credits at the 300+ level).