# Secondary School Mathematics Teacher Certification (Graduate Program)

The following are the required courses (Minimum 30 credits)

- MAT 150 Calculus I
- MAT 151 Calculus II
- MAT 250 Foundations of Mathematics: An Introduction
- MAT 300 History of Mathematics
- MAT 378 Discrete Mathematics
- MAT 405 Elementary Mathematics from an Advanced Standpoint
- MAT 508 Technology Enriched Mathematics Instruction I
- MAT 525 Probability and Statistics
- MAT 530 Foundations of Geometry
- MAT 573 Algebraic Structures I

Candidates who have an undergraduate degree in mathematics must take at least two mathematics courses beyond calculus, selected in consultation with the Certification Coordinator. In addition, all candidates will need the following courses.

- PSY 370 Educational Psychology
- CSC 152 Computer Programming I
- HIS 110 or 112 U.S. History
- MAT 490 Teaching Mathematics in the Secondary School
- MAT 494 Student Teaching-Mathematics (8 credits)
- MAT 496 Service Learning for Mathematics Education (3 credits)
- EDF 520-526 Educational Foundations Elective (3 credits)
- SED 482 Teaching Exceptional Students in the Secondary Education Classroom
- SHE 203 School Health
- IDS 470 Literacy in the Content Area (1.5 credits)
- IDS 471 English Language Learners in the Classroom (1.5 credits)

Here is the student handbook for graduate students in certification program.