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  Nov 24, 2017
 
 
    
2017-2018 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog

Mathematics with Secondary Teacher Certification, BA


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Requirements for the Bachelor of Arts degree with a major in Mathematics and a minor in Secondary Education include the following:

  1. Hours Required and General/College Requirements: A minimum of 120 semester hours, of which 42 must be advanced, and fulfillment of all degree requirements for the Bachelor of Arts degree
  2. Other Requirements:
    1. Admission to the Teacher Education Program: Prior to enrolling in designated Teacher Education courses, students must meet these requirements:
      • 60 credit hours (junior status)
      • A 2.75+ overall GPA AND a 2.75+ UNT GPA
    2. Required Mathematics Courses: MATH 1710 , MATH 1720 , MATH 2700 , MATH 2730 MATH 2000 MATH 3000 , MATH 3400 , MATH 3410 , MATH 3510 , MATH 3680 , MATH 4050 , MATH 4060    
    3. Three lab science courses from: BIOL 1710 /BIOL 1720 , BIOL 1730 /BIOL 1740 , CHEM 1410 /CHEM 1430 , CHEM 1420 /CHEM 1440 , PHYS 1210 , and PHYS 1710 /PHYS 1730  
    4. Computer Programming: CSCE 1030  
    5. Intermediate Foreign Language: 6 hours
    6. Secondary Certification Requirements: EDUC 3320 , EDSP 4340 , EDSE 4060 , EDBE 3480 , EDSE 4840 EDUC 4200   (Clinical II) (Student teaching is to be completed in the final semester).  These courses must be completed with a minimum grade of “C”
    7. GPA requirements: Students must have a 2.75+ GPA in UNTD, Overall, Teaching Field, and Education areas.  All mathematics courses numbered 3350 or above require a GPA of 2.0
  3. Eligibility for Teacher Certification and Endorsements:
    • Complete an approved teacher education program for the preparation of early childhood, middle grades, secondary, or all levels
    • Complete Student Teaching
    • Pass appropriate content (Mathematics 8-12) and Pedagogy and Professional Responsibilities (PPR (EC-12)) sections of the Texas Examinations of Education Standards (TExES)
    • Additional certification exams may be required.  See advisor for more information

General (Core) Requirements (42 hours)


ENGL 1313- Computer Assisted College Writing I  3 hours
TECM 2700- Technical Writing*  3 hours
PSCI 1040- American Government: Laws & Institutions  3 hours
PSCI 1050- American Government: Process & Policies  3 hours
ART 1300- Art Appreciation  3 hours
{MATH 1710- Calculus I}  4 hours
BIOL 1710/1730- Principles of Biology I  4 hours
HIST 2610- US History to 1865  3 hours
HIST 2620- US Historyrom 1865-Present  3 hours
CHEM 1410/1430- General Chemistry I  4 hours
ENGL 2210 or 2220- World Literature*  3 hours
SOCI 1510- Individuals in Society*  3 hours
COMM 1010- Intro to Communications  3 hours

Major Requirements (30 hours)


MATH 1720- Calculus II  3 hours
MATH 2700- Linear Algebra and Vector Geometry  3 hours 
MATH 2730- Multivariable Calculus  3 hours 
MATH 3000- Real Analysis I  3 hours 
MATH 3400- Number Theory  3 hours 
MATH 3410- ifferential Equations I  3 hours 
MATH 3510- Abstract Algebra I  3 hours 
MATH 3680- Applied Statistics  3 hours 
MATH 4050- Advanced Study of the Secondary Curriculum  3 hours 
MATH 4060- Foundations of Geometry  3 hours 

Additional Major Requirements (18 hours)


Secondary Education Courses (21 hours)


Elective Requirements (10 hours)


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