# Mathematics Teaching Major - Grades 4-12

## Requirements

**35 total credits**

UW-Superior education programs are approved by the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction to fulfill licensure requirements for the state of Wisconsin. If you seek licensure in a state other than Wisconsin, please see the UW-Superior Institutional Certification Office web page for further information and assistance.

Code | Title | Hours |
---|---|---|

Math Required Courses | ||

CSCI 170 | Programming and Technology for the Teaching of Mathematics | 3.00 |

MATH 240 | Calculus and Analytic Geometry I | 4.00 |

MATH 241 | Calculus and Analytic Geometry II | 4.00 |

MATH 242 | Calculus and Analytic Geometry III | 4.00 |

MATH 310 | Introduction to Abstract Mathematics | 3.00 |

MATH 315 | Linear Algebra | 3.00 |

MATH 362 | Topics In Geometry | 3.00 |

Special Topic Required Course | ||

MATH 320 | Discrete Structures | 4.00 |

or MATH 344 | Differential Equations | |

Probability/Statistics Required Course | ||

Select three credits of the following: | ||

MATH 370 | Probability | 3.00-4.00 |

or MATH 371 | Statistics | |

Advanced Level Mathematics Required Course | ||

Select one of the following: | 4.00 | |

Theory of Computation | ||

Real Analysis | ||

Topology | ||

Abstract Algebra | ||

Introduction to Complex Variables | ||

Math Education Required Courses | ||

MTHED 339 | Secondary Methods in Mathematics Education | 3.00 |

MTHED 305 | Tutoring Practicum | 1.00 |

Total Hours | 39.00-40.00 |

All Grades 4-12 licensure students must also meet the Professional Education Requirements as outlined in the Teacher Education Certification section of this catalog. Students will also be required to maintain a minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA in their math content courses before being placed for student teaching; otherwise, the students will be required to pass a subject specific Praxis II exam designated by the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction and maintain a minimum 2.5 cumulative GPA in their math content courses.