Math Concentration

Major Requirements

Required Courses for the Major - 71 hrs.

  • ETE 100 Technology Applications - 1 hr.
  • ETE 115 The History of Education in the United States - 3 hrs.
  • ETE 116 Field Experience - Schools and Schooling in American Society - 1 hr.
  • ETE 210 Human Development from Birth to Young Adulthood - 3 hrs.
  • ETE 211 Human Development from Birth to Young Adulthood and Effective Teaching Field Experience - 1 hr.
  • ETE 216 Effective Planning and Instruction for Teaching - 3 hrs.
  • ETE 227 Development of the Early Adolescent - 3 hrs.
  • ETE 228 Strategies for Middle School - 3 hrs.
  • ETE 230 Adapting Curriculum to Support Inclusive Environments - 3 hrs.
  • ETE 234 Language Development - 3 hrs.
  • ETE 235 Methods of Teaching English Language Learners - 3 hrs.
  • ETE 236 Assessment of English Language Learners - 3 hrs.
  • ETE 237 Practicum for Teaching English Learners I - 1 hr.
  • ETE 238 Practicum for Teaching English Learners II - 1 hr.
  • ETE 239 Practicum for Teaching English Learners III - 1 hr.
  • ETE 260 Children's Literature - 3 hrs.
  • ETE 270 Physical Development and Health - 1 hr.
  • ETE 280 Exploring Diversity: Learners, Families, And Communities - 3 hrs.
  • ETE 307 Novice Teaching Experience in Grades 5-8 - 3 hrs.
  • ETE 310 Teacher Performance Assessment - 1 hr.
  • ETE 315 Methods of Literacy II: Reading, Writing and Language Arts Grades 3-8 - 3 hrs.
  • ETE 345 Guiding Learners: Creating Safe, Inclusive Learning Environments - 3 hrs.
  • ETE 365 Teaching Reading Within the Content Areas - 3 hrs.
  • ETE 371 Secondary Assessment and Technology - 3 hrs.
  • ETE 491 Student Teaching 5-8 - 12 hrs.

Required Course from the English Department (choose one) - 3 hrs.

  • ENG 311 Introduction to Language - 3 hrs.
  • ENG 312 English Grammar - 3 hrs.

Concentration Requirements

Required Courses - 31 hrs.

  • ETE 107 Math For Teachers I - 3 hrs.
  • ETE 108 Math for Teachers II - 3 hrs.
  • ETE 357 Math Methods of Middle School Teachers - 3 hrs.
  • MTH 111 Elementary Statistics - 3 hrs.
  • MTH 115 Brief Calculus With Applications I - 4 hrs.
    or MTH 119 Calculus With Review B - 4 hrs.
    or MTH 121 Calculus I - 4 hrs.
  • MTH 190 Topics for Middle School: Problem Solving - 3 hrs.
  • MTH 190 Topics for Middle School: Linear Programming - 3 hrs.
  • MTH 300 Middle School Math Topics: Geometry - 3 hrs.
  • MTH 300 Middle School Math Topics: Number Theory & Algebra - 3 hrs.
  • MTH 300 Middle School Math Topics: History of Mathematics - 3 hrs.

Students must earn a grade of "C" for all courses in the concentration and a 2.5 GPA in the teaching field.