Teaching Middle Grades Mathematics (M.A.)

Program Requirements

Required Courses
MTHM 505Number and Operations in the Middle Grades3
MTHM 506Algebra and Algebraic Thinking in the Middle Grades3
MTHM 507Geometry for Middle-Grade Math Teachers3
MTHM 508Data Analysis and Probability in the Middle Grades3
MTHM 509Measurement in the Middle Grades3
MATH 611Leadership Development in Mathematics Education3
Mathematics Education Electives
Select five of the following:15
Educational Technology for School Mathematics
Curriculum Construction in Mathematics
Contemporary Teaching of Mathematics
Mathematics Materials for Teachers of Mathematics
Applied Mathematics for the Middle Schools
Culminating Experience
Minimum of 24 credits, including MATH 611 and 3.0 GPA required prior to completion.
Select one of the following options:0-3
Comprehensive Paper and Presentation
Comprehensive Examination
In the term that you will sit for exam, register for the section which matches your major & advisor. Successfully pass exam.
Present and defend a Master's Thesis
Master's Thesis
Submit the completed Thesis original and one copy to the Graduate Office. See Thesis Guidelines for details.
Total Credits33-36