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Graduate Catalog 2019-2020

Graduate Teacher Certification Plan Mathematics 7-12

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This plan has a content waiver option based on passing the content state assessment on the first attempt. See a College of Education (COE) adviser for details.

Check prerequisites before enrolling in any courses.

Certification Requirements

Required Courses:

Required Courses:
MATH 2318 Linear Algebra
Credit Hours: 3
MATH 2413 Calculus I
Credit Hours: 4
MATH 2414 Calculus II
MATH 3304 Algebra Through Technology
Credit Hours: 3
MATH 3305 Euclidian / Non-Euclidian Geometry
Credit Hours: 3
STAT 4344 Introduction to Probability
Credit Hours: 3
Choose five courses from:
MATH 2315 Calculus III
Credit Hours: 3
MATH 2320 Differential Equations
Credit Hours: 3
MATH 3301 History of Mathematical Sciences
Credit Hours: 3
MATH 4315 Numerical Analysis and its Applications
Credit Hours: 3
MATH 4316 Mathematic Software Applications
Credit Hours: 3
MATH 4321 Predicate Logic
Credit Hours: 3
MATH 4322 Introduction to Abstract Algebra
Credit Hours: 3
MATH 4325 Theory of Models and Applications
Credit Hours: 3
STAT 4345 Introduction to Statistics
Credit Hours: 3
Other required courses:
Three hours of scientific programming language (C++, C, Java, Visual BASIC, BASIC, Fortran or Pascal)
TCED 4102 Secondary (4-8 and 7-12) Content Teacher Seminar
Credit Hours: 1
TCED 4306 Creating Positive Learning Environments in 7-12
Credit Hours: 3
One of the following:
LLLS 5135 Developmental Reading Programs for Secondary Schools
Credit Hours: 3
LLLS 4312 Literacy Issues of Secondary Students
Credit Hours: 3
One of the following:
LLLS 5531 Critical Reading and Thinking
Credit Hours: 3
LLLS 4351 Reading in Content Subjects
Credit Hours: 3
One of the following:
SPED 5030 Survey of Individual Differences
Credit Hours: 3
SPED 4300 Survey of Exceptionalities
Credit Hours: 3

Prerequisite Courses for Admission to Teacher Education Program (TEP)

Prerequisite Courses for Admission to Teacher Education Program (TEP):
EDUC 4310 Theories of Educational Psychology
Credit Hours: 3
One of the following:
SILC 6030 Foundations of Multicultural Education
Credit Hours: 3
SILC 4315 Theories of American Pluralism
Credit Hours: 3
One of the following:
TCED 6031 Application of Technology in the Classroom
Credit Hours: 3
INST 3313 Survey of Instructional Technologies
Credit Hours: 3

Pedagogy Courses

One of the following:
TCED 5236 Mathematics Methods for the Secondary Grades
Credit Hours: 3
TCED 4363 Methods in Secondary Mathematics
Credit Hours: 3
One of the following options:
Option 1:
TCED 4378 Pre-Service Internship I
Credit Hours: 3
TCED 4978 Pre-Service Internship II/Student Teaching
Credit Hours: 9
Option 2:
TCED 4678 Post-Degree Internship I
Credit Hours: 6
TCED 4679 Post-Degree Internship II/Student Teaching
Credit Hours: 6