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

Total Semester Credit Hours (sch): 126-128   
Major: 42 sch    Required Minor: 20 sch

MATH.BS       CIP Code: 27.0101.00

Degree Requirements

Texas Core Curriculum

ENG 1013Composition I3
ENG 1023Composition II3
Mathematics3
Life & Physical Sciences6
Language, Philosophy, & Culture3
Creative Arts3
HIST 1013History of the United States, 1492-18653
HIST 1023History of the United States, 1865 to the Present3
GOV 2013U.S. National Government3
GOV 2023Texas Government3
Social & Behavioral Sciences3
CAO: Women's Studies3
CAO: First Year Seminar, Wellness or Mathematics3
Total Semester Credit Hours42

Courses Required for Major

Required Mathematics Courses
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
CSCI 3002Advanced Computing Technology2
BIOL 1023Environmental Biology3
CSCI 3013Applied Computational Thinking3
EDSP 4203Learners with Exceptionalities3
READ 3433Literacy Foundations EC-63
READ 4493Reading and Language Arts across the Curriculum: EC-63
SCI 1114Sustainable Physical Science (recommended)4
Elective3
Minor - Teaching
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
Total Semester Credit Hours86

All students must complete 3 semester credit hours in approved Global Perspective courses (graduation requirement).

First Year
FallTCCNSemester Credit Hours
MATH 1313Elementary Analysis II MATH 13163
MATH 1533Mathematics Concepts II MATH 13503
ENG 1013Composition I ENGL 13013
HIST 1013History of the United States, 1492-1865 HIST 13013
GOV 2013U.S. National Government GOVT 23053
UNIV 1231Learning Frameworks: The First Year Experience EDUC 1100, EDUC 1200, EDUC 13001
 Semester Credit Hours 16
SpringTCCN
MATH 1703Elementary Statistics I MATH 1342, MATH 14423
MATH 1543Mathematics Concepts III MATH 13513
ENG 1023Composition II ENGL 13023
HIST 1023History of the United States, 1865 to the Present HIST 13023
GOV 2023Texas Government GOVT 23063
Life/Physical Science Core3
 Semester Credit Hours 18
Second Year
FallTCCN
MATH 2014Calculus I MATH 2413, MATH 23134
MATH 4303Algebra in the Mathematics Classroom 3
Life/Physical Science Core3
Language, Philosophy, and Culture Core3
EDSP 4203Learners with Exceptionalities 3
MATH 2053 (GP)Women and Minorities in Engineering, Mathematics, and Science 3
 Semester Credit Hours 19
SpringTCCN
MATH 2024Calculus II MATH 2314, MATH 24144
MATH 3013Discrete Mathematics 3
CSCI 3002Advanced Computing Technology 2
BIOL 1023Environmental Biology BIOL 23063
READ 3433Literacy Foundations EC-6 3
 Semester Credit Hours 15
Third Year
FallTCCN
MATH 3104Calculus III 4
MATH 4313Geometry in the Mathematics Classroom 3
EDUC 2003Schools and Society EDUC 13013
READ 4493Reading and Language Arts across the Curriculum: EC-6 3
Additional Science (SCI 1114 recommended)4
 Semester Credit Hours 17
SpringTCCN
MATH 3073Matrix Methods 3
MATH 4003Mathematical Concepts in the Educational Setting 3
MATH 4203Problem Solving in the Mathematics Classroom 3
CSCI 3013Applied Computational Thinking 3
EDUC 3003Learning Theory and Development 3
EDUC 3482Teaching Diverse Learners Through Technology Integration 2
 Semester Credit Hours 17
Fourth Year
FallTCCN
MATH 4013Probability and Statistics 3
MATH 3053Abstract Algebra 3
Creative Arts Core3
Social/Behavioral Science Core3
EDUC 4113Design and Implementation of Instruction and Assessment 3
EDUC 4243Classroom Environment and Management 3
 Semester Credit Hours 18
SpringTCCN
EDUC 4786Student Teaching: Grades 4-8 Mathematics 6
 Semester Credit Hours 6
 Total Semester Credit Hours:  126

(GP) courses satisfy global perspectives graduation requirement.