Bachelor of Science in Mathematics (4-8 Mathematics Certification)

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Total Semester Credit Hours Required

126 semester credit hours.

Major

42 semester credit hours.

Minor

20 semester credit hours.

Required Mathematics Courses (42 SCH)
MATH 1533Mathematics Concepts II3
MATH 1543Mathematics Concepts III3
MATH 2014Calculus I4
MATH 2024Calculus II4
MATH 3104Calculus III4
MATH 3013Discrete Mathematics3
MATH 3053Abstract Algebra3
MATH 3063Linear Algebra3
or MATH 3073 Matrix Methods
MATH 4003Mathematical Concepts in the Educational Setting3
MATH 4013Probability and Statistics3
MATH 4203Problem Solving in the Mathematics Classroom3
MATH 4303Algebra in the Mathematics Classroom3
MATH 4313Geometry in the Mathematics Classroom3
Other Requirements (21 SCH)
BIOL 1022
  & BIOL 1021
Environmental Biology
   and Environmental Laboratory ((recommended))
3
CSCI 3002Advanced Computing Technology2
CSCI 3013Applied Computational Thinking3
EDSP 4203Learners with Exceptionalities3
READ 3433Literacy Foundations EC-63
READ 4383Phonological and Orthographic Principles in Reading3
SCI 1114Sustainable Physical Science ((recommended))4
Minor - Teaching (20 SCH)
EDUC 2003Schools and Society3
EDUC 3003Learning Theory and Development3
EDUC 3482Teaching Diverse Learners Through Technology Integration2
EDUC 4113Design and Implementation of Instruction and Assessment3
EDUC 4243Classroom Environment and Management3
EDUC 4786Student Teaching: Grades 4-8 Mathematics6

Bachelor of Science in Mathematics (4-8 Mathematics Certification) Program of Study

First Year
FallSemester Credit Hours
MATH 1313Elementary Analysis II3
MATH 1533Mathematics Concepts II3
ENG 1013Composition I3
HIST 1013History of the United States, 1492-18653
GOV 2013U.S. National Government3
UNIV 1231Learning Frameworks: The First Year Experience1
 Semester Credit Hours16
Spring
MATH 1703Elementary Statistics I3
MATH 1543Mathematics Concepts III3
ENG 1023Composition II3
HIST 1023History of the United States, 1865 to the Present3
GOV 2023Texas Government3
Life/Physical Science Core3
 Semester Credit Hours18
Second Year
Fall
MATH 2014Calculus I4
MATH 4303Algebra in the Mathematics Classroom3
Life/Physical Science Core3
Language, Philosophy, and Culture Core3
EDSP 4203Learners with Exceptionalities3
MATH 2053 (GP)Women and Minorities in Engineering, Mathematics, and Science3
 Semester Credit Hours19
Spring
MATH 2024Calculus II4
MATH 3013Discrete Mathematics3
CSCI 3002Advanced Computing Technology2
Additional Science (BIOL 1022, 1021 recommended)3
READ 3433Literacy Foundations EC-63
 Semester Credit Hours15
Third Year
Fall
MATH 3104Calculus III4
MATH 4313Geometry in the Mathematics Classroom3
EDUC 2003Schools and Society3
READ 4383Phonological and Orthographic Principles in Reading3
Additional Science (SCI 1114 recommended)4
 Semester Credit Hours17
Spring
MATH 3073Matrix Methods3
MATH 4003Mathematical Concepts in the Educational Setting3
MATH 4203Problem Solving in the Mathematics Classroom3
CSCI 3013Applied Computational Thinking3
EDUC 3003Learning Theory and Development3
EDUC 3482Teaching Diverse Learners Through Technology Integration2
 Semester Credit Hours17
Fourth Year
Fall
MATH 4013Probability and Statistics3
MATH 3053Abstract Algebra3
Creative Arts Core3
Social/Behavioral Science Core3
EDUC 4113Design and Implementation of Instruction and Assessment3
EDUC 4243Classroom Environment and Management3
 Semester Credit Hours18
Spring
EDUC 4786Student Teaching: Grades 4-8 Mathematics6
 Semester Credit Hours6
 Total Semester Credit Hours: 126

(GP) courses satisfy global perspectives graduation requirement.