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2022-2023 Catalog 
2022-2023 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Mathematics Teacher Education, B.S.

Professors: Cheryl Beaver, Scott Beaver, Laurie Burton, Matthew Nabity
Associate professors: Ben Coté, Matthew Ciancetta, Leanne Merrill


Teaching of mathematics and the communication of mathematical ideas. Faculty members believe that both the assimilation of mathematical knowledge and the enhancement of one’s capacity for mathematical reasoning are essential outcomes of a liberal arts education.

Learning Outcomes

  1. Demonstrate the effective use of mathematical skills to solve quantitative problems from a wide array of authentic contexts.
  2. Demonstrate the ability to make rigorous mathematical arguments in axiomatic and nonaxiomatic systems.
  3. Demonstrate effective written communication of mathematical concepts.

Choose One

Upper Division Mathematics Elective Credits: 4

One course approved by the adviser.

Total Credits: 64


Mathematics Teacher Education majors must have a grade of C- or better in courses that are used to satisfy the major requirements.

This major does not lead to a mathematics degree but may lead to an education degree following the completion of the professional education core in the College of Education. Requirements for admission into education programs can be obtained from the College of Education.

Satisfactory Grade Use

Program requirements are not fulfilled with a grade of S.
Do not select Satisfactory/No Credit grading for any courses that will be used in the program.