Education Concentration

This concentration is recommended for students interested in pursuing a career in Secondary Education.

The 15 credits of upper-level courses must include: 

MATH 3100/MATH 8105/CSCI 8105/CSCI 3100Applied Combinatorics

3 credits

MATH 3640/MATH 8645Modern Geometry

3 credits

MATH 3850/MATH 8855History of Mathematics

3 credits

MATH 4030/MATH 8036Applied Modern Algebra

3 credits

MATH 4740/MATH 8746Introduction to Probability and Statistics I

3 credits

 

Second Computing Course

This concentration also requires the following course, which counts as the Math major's second computing course.

MTCH 4800/MTCH 8806Mathematics Education Capstone

3 credits

Additional Requirement:

Students must include the following Educator Preparation Program Requirements:

EDUC 2010Human Growth and Learning

3 credits

EDUC 2020Educational Foundations

3 credits

EDUC 2030Human Relations for Bias-Free Classrooms

3 credits

SPED 3800Differentiation and Inclusive Practices

3 credits

TED 2400Planning for Effective Teaching

6 credits

TED 2404Practicum: Planning for Effective Teaching

0 credits

TED 3550Secondary Classroom Management

3 credits

TED 3554Advanced SED Field Experience

0 credits

TED 3690/TED 8695Literacy and Learning

3 credits

TED 4000/TED 8006Special Methods in the Content Area

3 credits

TED 4004Final SED Practicum

0 credits

B.A. Degree Additional Requirement

Foreign language through the intermediate level.

For those who want a Nebraska Math 7-12 Teaching Certificate:
TED 4600Clinical Practice and Seminar: Elementary or Secondary Level

12 credits

In some cases it is possible to earn a B.S. or a B.A. in Math and a B.S. in Secondary Education.