Mathematics Education (7–12, PTCP)
- A bachelor’s degree in mathematics or an applied mathematics field from an accredited college or university with 36 credit hours of mathematics courses and a minimum GPA of 3.0 (4.0 scale) in mathematics courses.
- Two years of high school or one year of college-level foreign language.
In addition, all applicants should review the Admission to a Graduate Program section in this catalog.
Requirements may be fulfilled entirely with graduate courses, entirely with undergraduate courses or with a combination of undergraduate and graduate courses. Graduate-level courses are numbered 500 and higher; undergraduate-level courses are numbered 100–499.
|Mathematics Education Courses (18-25 credit hours)|
|MED 200||FOUNDATIONS OF TEACHING MATHEMATICS 7-12 AND FIELD EXPERIENCE||3|
|or MED 500||PRACTICUM I: GRADUATE FIELD EXPERIENCE IN SECONDARY MATHEMATICS EDUCATION|
|MED 307||USES OF TECHNOLOGY IN THE TEACHING OF MATHEMATICS||3|
|or MED 607||TECHNOLOGY IN MATHEMATICS EDUCATION|
|MED 383||LEARNING AND TEACHING PROBLEM SOLVING||3|
|Select one from the following:||3-4|
|MED 308||METHODS IN THE TEACHING OF SECONDARY SCHOOL MATHEMATICS||3|
|SEMINAR IN THE TEACHING OF MATHEMATICS|
|Select one from the following:||6-12|
|STUDENT TEACHING OF MATHEMATICS IN JUNIOR HIGH/MIDDLE SCHOOL|
and STUDENT TEACHING OF MATHEMATICS IN HIGH SCHOOL (12)
|PRACTICUM II: PRACTICE TEACHING MATHEMATICS IN THE MIDDLE SCHOOL|
and PRACTICUM III: PRACTICE TEACHING MATHEMATICS IN THE HIGH SCHOOL (6)
|Professional Education Courses (13-15 credit hours)|
|SPF 303||EDUCATIONAL PSYCHOLOGY: MIDDLE AND SECONDARY EDUCATION||3|
|SPF 403||HISTORICAL AND PHILOSOPHICAL FORCES INFLUENCING SECONDARY EDUCATION||3|
|or SPF 525||PHILOSOPHY OF EDUCATION|
|EDU 417||ADOLESCENT LITERACY||3|
|or EDU 609||RESEARCH AND PRACTICE IN ADOLESCENT LITERACY|
|EDU 416||TEACHING LITERACY IN MIDDLE AND SECONDARY SCHOOLS||3|
|or EDU 513||THEORY, RESEARCH AND PRACTICE IN LITERACY INSTRUCTION|
|EXE 100||NATURE AND NEEDS OF INDIVIDUALS WITH SPECIAL NEEDS||1-3|
|or MED 524||MATHEMATICS INSTRUCTION AT THE SECONDARY LEVEL|
|Total Credit Hours||34-43|