What You Will Learn
What Is The Mathematics Education Degree?
The Bachelor of Science in Mathematics for Teacher Licensure is housed within the
College of Education for teacher licensure in secondary education. The curriculum
provides students with a background in mathematics that prepares them for graduate
level work in mathematics or for a career in industries such as the technology or
data analytics fields. Advanced work through teaching internships are required for
the program to achieve the licensure requirements in grades 7 through 12.
What Will I Learn In This Program?
- Application of concepts from pure and applied mathematics, computer science and physics.
- Classroom management and pedagogical theory.
- Learning techniques beneficial to students studying mathematics in grades 7 through
What Courses Will I Take?
The Academic Advising Center has created maps that are term-by-term sample course schedules based on the current Undergraduate Catalog. On each Degree Map, the milestones listed to the right of each term are designed to keep students on track to graduate in four years.
What Resources Are Available To Me?
- National Council of Teachers of Mathematics
- Association of Mathematics Teacher Educators
- Mathematical Association of America
- American Mathematical Society
- National Association of Mathematicians
Additional resources specifically for Tech students:
Where Might I Find A Job After Graduating From This Program?
Positions within the Mathematics field vary from statistical analysis and research to computational design. Students can think out of the box with this major as well through careers in economics, business management, accounting, and data collection.
While this program is primarily geared toward those who wish to teach at the junior
or senior high school level, opportunities may also exist within the realms of public
education and private tutoring to adults and/or children.
Where Can I Get More Information About The Mathematics Education Degree?
For more information about the Mathematics Education degree and requirements, see the program within the College of Education catalog.