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2012-2013 Undergraduate Catalog 
2012-2013 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Mathematics Education B.S.

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Bachelor of Science Degree
Leading to Certification for Grades 6-12
College of Science & Mathematics
Department of Mathematics and Statistics
(770) 423-6327



This single field program is designed to prepare mathematics teachers of adolescents, largely at the secondary school level (grades 6 through 12). It leads to 6-12 teacher certification in the teaching field of mathematics in Georgia. Candidates complete the equivalent of a major in mathematics and a second major in pedagogical studies with an emphasis on teaching mathematics.


The B.S. in Mathematics Education Secondary is fully accredited by NCATE, the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education, is fully approved by Georgia’s Professional Standards Commission for 6-12 teacher certification, and is nationally recognized by NCTM, the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics.


General Education (42 Credit Hours)

see listing of requirements 

University-Wide Fitness For Living Requirement (3 Credit Hours)

Specific General Education requirements for this major

Lower Division Major Requirements (Area F) (18 Credit Hours)

The additional hour for the Lower Division Major equirements comesfrom Calculus I (a 4-hour course) in General Education.

Free Electives (3 Credit Hours)

Any courses in the university curriculum.

Program Total (123 Credit Hours)

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