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B.A. Math/Childhood Education

Degree Requirements Sample Program

Course Descriptions Course Schedule

Degree Requirements

The B.A. in Mathematics with a Concentration in Elementary Education requires 123 course credits, including:
College Core Requirements 43 credits*
Mathematics Major 33 credits
Major Core Courses 30 credits
MATH 131 Calculus I (4 credits)
MATH 132 Calculus II (4 credits)
MATH 231 Calculus III (3 credits)
MATH 241 Linear Algebra I (3 credits)
MATH 120 Computational Math (3 credits)
MATH 261 Symbolic Computing (3 credits)
MATH 321 Introduction to Higher Geometry (3 credits)
MATH 222 Math for Elementary School Teachers (3 credits)
MATH 121 Biomedical Statistics (4 credits)
One other Math course at level 200 or higher (3 credits)
Education Courses 41 credits
EDUC 211 Education and Society (3 credits)
EDUC 212 Psychology of Teaching and Learning (3 credits)
PSYC 345 Child Psychology (3 credits)
EDUC 322 Teaching Elementary School in Inclusive Settings I (3 credits)
EDUC 323 Practicum I (3 credits)
EDUC 324 Teaching Elementary School in Inclusive Settings II (3 credits)
EDUC 325 Practicum II (3 credits)
EDUC 326 Teaching Literacy in the Inclusive Classroom (3 credits)
EDUC 340 Introduction to Students with Disabilities (3 credits)
EDUC 431 Student Teaching in Childhood Education (7 credits)
EDUC 428 Assessment and Remediation of Literacy Disabilities (3 credits)
EDUC 304 Health Education in Schools (1 credits)
COMM 210 Public Speaking (3 credits)
Open Electives 6 credits
TOTAL 123 credits

*Six core credits in the Mathematics satisfied with Major requirements.

NOTE - Students completing the Childhood Education Certification program should consult closely with their academic and education advisors to determine selection of core courses needed to fulfill New York State Department of Education requirements for certification.

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Sample Program

Versiona A (2012, 2014) | Version B (2013, 2015) 

Version A (students starting in 2012, 2014...)

Year 1

FYE 101 The First-Year Experience 1 credit
ENGL 110 Writing in Context I (fall) 3 credits
ENGL 120 Writing in Context II (spring) 3 credits
Freshman Seminar 3 credits
Modern Languages and Literatures Core 6 credits
Humanities or Social Science Core 3 credits
MATH 131 Calculus I (fall) 4 credits
MATH 132 Calculus II (spring) 4 credits
MATH 120 Computational Math 3 credits
TOTAL 30 credits

Year 2
Natural Science Core 3 credits
Introduction to Ethics – Philosophy Core 3 credits
Introduction to Religion Core 3 credits
MATH 241 Linear Algebra I (fall) 3 credits
MATH 231 Calculus III (spring) 3 credits
EDUC 211 Education and Society (fall) 3 credits
EDUC 212 Psychology of Teaching & Learning (fall) 3 credits
EDUC 340 Intro to Students with Disabilities (spring) 3 credits
COMM 210 Public Speaking 3 credits
PSYC 345 Childhood Psychology 3 credits
TOTAL 30 credits

Year 3
Humanities or Social Science Core 3 credits
Humanities or Social Science Core 3 credits
MATH 222 Math for Elementary School Teachers 3 credits
MATH 261 Symbolic Computing (fall) 3 credits
MATH 121 Biomedical Statistics (fall) 4 credits
EDUC 322 Teaching Elementary School in Inclusive Settings I 3 credits
EDUC 323 Practicum I 3 credits
EDUC 324 Teaching Elementary School in Inclusive Settings II 3 credits
EDUC 325 Practicum II 3 credits
EDUC 326 Teaching Literacy in the Inclusive Classroom 3 credits
TOTAL 31 credits

Year 4
Humanities or Social Core 3 credits
Humanities or Social Core 3 credits
Religious Studies Topics Core 3 credits
MATH 321 Introduction to Higher Geometry (fall) 3 credits
Mathematics Elective 3 credits
EDUC 431 Student Teaching in Childhood Education 7 credits
EDUC 428 Assessment and Remediation of Literacy Disabilities 3 credits
EDUC 304 Health Education in Schools 1 credits
Open Electives 6 credits
TOTAL 32 credits

Total Credits for Graduation: 123

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Version B (students starting in 2013, 2015...)

Year 1

FYE 101 The First-Year Experience 1 credit
ENGL 110 Writing in Context I (fall) 3 credits
ENGL 120 Writing in Context II (spring) 3 credits
Freshman Seminar 3 credits
Modern Languages and Literatures Core 6 credits
Humanities or Social Science Core 3 credits
MATH 131 Calculus I (fall) 4 credits
MATH 132 Calculus II (spring) 4 credits
MATH 120 Computational Math 3 credits
TOTAL 30 credits

Year 2
Natural Science Core 3 credits
Introduction to Ethics – Philosophy Core 3 credits
Introduction to Religion Core 3 credits
MATH 261 Symbolic Computing (fall) 3 credits
MATH 231 Calculus III (spring) 3 credits
EDUC 211 Education and Society (fall) 3 credits
EDUC 212 Psychology of Teaching & Learning (fall) 3 credits
EDUC 340 Intro to Students with Disabilities (spring) 3 credits
COMM 210 Public Speaking 3 credits
PSYC 345 Childhood Psychology 3 credits
TOTAL 30 credits

Year 3
Humanities or Social Science Core 3 credits
Humanities or Social Science Core 3 credits
Humanities or Social Science Core 3 credits
MATH 222 Math for Elem School Teachers 3 credits
MATH 321 Introduction to Higher Geometry (fall) 4 credits
MATH 241 Linear Algebra I (fall) 4 credits
EDUC 322 Teaching Elementary School in Inclusive Settings I 3 credits
EDUC 323 Practicum I 3 credits
EDUC 324 Teaching Elementary School in Inclusive Settings II 3 credits
EDUC 325 Practicum II 3 credits
EDUC 326 Teaching Literacy in the Inclusive Classroom 3 credits
TOTAL 33 credits

Year 4
 
Humanities or Social Science Core 3 credits
Religious Studies Topics Core 3 credits
MATH 121 Biomedical Statistics (fall) 4 credits
Mathematics Elective 3 credits
EDUC 431 Student Teaching in Childhood Education 7 credits
EDUC 428 Assessment and Remediation of Literacy Disabilities 3 credits
EDUC 304 Health Education in School 1 credits
Open Electives 6 credits
TOTAL 30 credits

Total Credits for Graduation: 123

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