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

Major Requirements/Mathematics (43 credits)
(Satisfies Mathematics in General Education)
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
(Satisfies Reasoned Oral Discourse (RD) in General Education)
MA-317Geometry3
MA-325History of Mathematics3
(Satisfies Global Understanding (GU) in General Education)
MA-410Modern Algebra3
MA-415Real Analysis3
Select 6 credits from Mathematics (MA) at the 300 or 400 level or above6
Math Interdisciplinary Requirements (4 credits)
MA-237Programming and Technology in Mathematics4
(Satisfies Technological Literacy (TL) in General Education)
Major Requirements/Education (42 credits) 1
ED-250Psychological and Philosophical Foundations of Education3
EDS-330Foundations of Special Education: Development Across the Lifespan3
EDS-336Classroom Management3
EDL-326Literacy Instruction in K-6 Educational Settings I3
ED-320Teaching English Language Learners in Mainstream Classroom3
EDL-327Literacy Instruction in K-6 Educational Settings II3
ED-360Methods of Teaching Elementary Mathematics3
ED-361Methods of Teaching Science for Elementary School3
EDS-337Special Education Strategies in P-6 Social Studies and Content Instruction3
EDS-338Assessment Approaches, P-123
EDS-350Individualizing Curricula and Systematic Instruction for Special Education3
ED-416
416S
Clinical Practice
and Clinical Practice Seminar 2
9
Free Electives (0 credits) 3
There are no free electives. 40
General Education Requirements (33 credits) 4
Complete 33 credits as outlined on the General Education table. 533
Total Credits122

Additional Endorsements Available

  • MID-MA - Middle School Mathematics
  • ESL - English as a Second Language - Elementary
  • P-3 Early Childhood Endorsement

Notes

  • 54 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).

Sequence Chart

First Year
FallCreditsSpringCredits
EN-101 College Composition I3EN-102 College Composition II3
MA-120 Introduction to Mathematical Reasoning (Gen*Ed Mathematics)4MA-126 Calculus with Analytic Geometry II4
MA-125 Calculus with Analytic Geometry I4ED-250 Psychological and Philosophical Foundations of Education3
Gen*Ed Historical Perspectives (HS.SV)3Gen*Ed Social Science Survey (SS.SV)3
Gen*Ed Aesthetics (AT) AR, DA, MU, TH3FO-xxx Gen*Ed World Language3
Semester Credits17Semester Credits16
Second Year
FallCreditsSpringCredits
MA-221 Linear Algebra3MA-220 Probability and Statistics I3
MA-237 Programming and Technology in Mathematics (General Education Technological Literacy (TL)4MA-225 Calculus with Analytic Geometry III4
ED-320 Teaching English Language Learners in Mainstream Classroom (Gen*Ed Reasoned Oral Discourse (RD) and Writing Intensive (WT))3EDL-326 Literacy Instruction in K-6 Educational Settings I3
Gen*Ed Natural Sciience (NS) BY, CE, PH, GL, SC3EDS-330 Foundations of Special Education: Development Across the Lifespan (General Education Writing Intensive (WT)3
General Education Literature (LIT)3BY, CE, GL, PH, SC General Education Natural Science (NS)3
Semester Credits16Semester Credits16
Third Year
FallCreditsSpringCredits
ED-361 Methods of Teaching Science for Elementary School3MA-317 Geometry3
EDS-336 Classroom Management3MA-410 Modern Algebra3
MA-314 Number Theory3EDS-338 Assessment Approaches, P-123
MA-300+ Math Elective3EDS-350 Individualizing Curricula and Systematic Instruction for Special Education3
Gen*Ed Historical Perspectives (HS.SV) or Social Science Survey (SS.SV)3MA-300+ Math Elective3
Semester Credits15Semester Credits15
Fourth Year
FallCreditsSpringCredits
MA-415 Real Analysis3MA-325 History of Mathematics (Gen*ED Global Understanding (GU) and Writing Intensive (WT)3
EDL-327 Literacy Instruction in K-6 Educational Settings II (General Education Writing Intensive (WT)3ED-416 Clinical Practice (Gen*Ed Experiential Education (ExEd))8
ED-360 Methods of Teaching Elementary Mathematics3ED-416S Clinical Practice Seminar1
EDS-337 Special Education Strategies in P-6 Social Studies and Content Instruction3 
PR-4xx Gen*Ed Interdisciplinary Perspectives (ISP)3 
Semester Credits15Semester Credits12
Total Credits 122