Mathematics Major with Teacher Certification

MATHEMATICS MAJOR (with Teacher Certification)

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Minimum Hours Required • 42

Required Math Courses • 36

MTH 111   College Algebra • 3
MTH 112   Trigonometry and Analytic Geometry • 3
MTH 210   Calculus I • 4
MTH 211   Calculus II • 4
MTH 310   Calculus III • 4
MTH 331   Probability and Statistics • 3
MTH 402   Modern Geometry • 3

Two courses from the following three:
   MTH 305   Number Theory • 3
   MTH 401   Modern Algebra I • 3
   MTH 430   Foundations of Analysis I • 3

Select six hours from the following • 6
   MTH 305   Number Theory • 3
   MTH 311   Differential Equations • 3
   MTH 350   Introduction to Linear Algebra • 3
   MTH 390   Independent Study • 1-3
   MTH 400   Special Topics • 1-3
   MTH 401   Modern Algebra I • 3
   MTH 411   Modern Algebra II • 3
   MTH 430   Foundations of Analysis I • 3
   MTH 431   Foundations of Analysis II • 3
   MTH 440   Topology • 3
   MTH 490   Independent Study • 1-3

Required Related Courses • 3
   CIS 100   Introduction to Computer Concepts and Applications • 3

Other Requirements • 3
   MTH 450   Methods and Materials of Teaching Mathematics • 3

For teacher certification requirements, see “8-12 Secondary Teacher Certification” in the School of Education section. There are requirements for assessment and retention in the teacher education program; see your education advisor for details.

All graduating mathematics majors are required to take a Majors Field Exit Exam before graduation. Please contact the Chair, Department of Mathematics for details.