B.S. in Mathematics and Education with Endorsement in Elementary Education (MA.EDE.BS)

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: Child & Adolescent Development and Transition to Adulthood3
EDS-336Classroom Management3
ED-320Teaching English Language Learners in Mainstream Classroom3
EDL-326Literacy Instruction in P-6 Educational Settings I3
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. 30
General Education Requirements (33 credits) 4
Complete 33 credits as outlined on the General Education table. 433
Total Credits122
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

Please consult with your advisor regarding the required number of free electives that must be completed.

4

The General Education curriculum requires the completion of 45 credits. However, students may be able to share credits from within their major or interdisciplinary requirements. Please consult with your advisor to determine which General Education courses must be completed.

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 P-6 Educational Settings I3
Gen*Ed Natural Sciience (NS) BY, CE, PH, GL, SC3EDS-330 Foundations of Special Education: Child & Adolescent Development and Transition to Adulthood (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