2020-2021 Graduate Catalog 
    
    Dec 04, 2022  
2020-2021 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Licensure in Secondary Education 9-12, Mathematics Specialty Area


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Program Requirements

Baccalaureate degree from an accredited college or university. Overall minimum GPA of 2.7 (3.0 preferred) on 4.0 scale for all undergraduate work or minimum 2.75 (3.0 preferred) on 4.0 scale in last 60 hours of study which may include no more than 12 graduate hours.

Professional Education Core Courses: 15 Credits


  • EDUC 211
  • EDUC 310
  • EDUC 330
  • EDUC 331
  • SPED 320

Secondary Education Major Core: 21 Credits


READ 320, EDUC 455, and EDUC 460 may not be taken until student is admitted to Teacher Education. EDUC 480 and EDUC 490 may not be taken until student is admitted to Clinical Experience (Student Teaching) and must be taken during last and final semester. READ 320 snd EDUC 455 snd choose section of EDUC 460 based on specialty areas: EDUC 460 And EDUC 480 And EDUC 490

Specialty Area Requirements: 51 Credits


MATH 129 and MATH 130 with a grade of “C” or better in both courses. MATH 129 and MATH 130 are equivalent to MATH 131.

  • MATH 131
  • MATH 142
  • MATH 150
  • MATH 241
  • MATH 242
  • MATH 251
  • MATH 260
  • MATH 262
  • MATH 312
  • MATH 331
  • MATH 361
  • MATH 412
  • MATH 472
  • MATH 485 must be taken senior year
  • Select any two 400-level MATH courses
  • STAT 301
  • CSC 105 or higher CSC course

Core Academic Skills for Educators Test Requirement


Required for students with less than 2.7 Undergraduate GPA.
PRAXIS Core Academic Skills for Educators: Reading (5712)—Score 156
PRAXIS Core Academic Skills for Educators: Writing (5722)—Score 162
PRAXIS Core Academic Skills for Educators: Mathematics (5732)—Score 150 or a Composite Score of 468

PRAXIS II and edTPA Requirement


PRAXIS II Test: 5161 Mathematics: Content Knowledge—Score 160
And PRAXIS II Test: 5624: Principles of Learning and Teaching: Grades 7-12—Score 157 or passing edTPA score

Total Credit Hours: 87


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