Mathematics Certification in Secondary School Education

Mathematics Certification in Elementary School Education

Mathematics Minor

Liberal Arts Major

**Requirements for a Major in Mathematics**

A major program in Mathematics leads to a B.A. Students must earn 51 Math credits: Calculus I, II, III, Linear Algebra I, Linear Algebra II, Symbolic Computing, Numerical Computing, Abstract Algebra I, Abstract Algebra II, Introduction to Higher Geometry, Differential Equations, Analysis, Vector Calculus, Probability Distributions & Statistical Inference, plus two other Math courses, except as noted below.

** The Math requirements for Math Majors pursuing certification in secondary school education** Total 39 credits and consist of Calculus I, II, III, Linear Algebra I, Symbolic Computing, Numerical Computing, Abstract Algebra I, Introduction to Higher Geometry, Analysis, Probability Distributions & Statistical Inference, plus two other Math courses.

**The Math requirements for Math Majors pursuing certification in elementary school education**

Total 33 credits and consist of Calculus I, II, III, Linear Algebra I, Computational Math with Spreadsheets, Symbolic Computing, Introduction to Higher Geometry, Probability Distributions & Statistical Inference, Math for elementary school teachers, plus one other Math course.

A minimum grade of “C” in each of the required courses is necessary for the major. Before taking any major course, the student must obtain a grade of “C” or better in any

prerequisite course.

** Requirements for a Minor in Mathematics**Eighteen credits in approved courses including Calculus I, II, III. A minimum grade of “C” is required in all courses.

** Requirements for a Liberal Arts Major**Students choosing Mathematics as one component of a Liberal Arts Major must meet the same requirements as for a Minor in Mathematics.