This degree checklist reflects the requirements for this degree for the 2015-2016 academic year. This information is provided as an indication of the scope of the coursework. Majors pursuing a Bachelor of Science or Bachelor of Arts degree in Middle Grade Mathematics Education must adhere to the degree requirements in the published academic catalog in effect when they declared as a major. All questions should be directed to your advisor.

Global Perspectives – 24 credit hours
GPS 110 – Global Perspectives in Scripture
GPS 120 – Perspectives in World Cultures
GPS 210 – Global Perspectives in Literature
GPS 220 – Global Perspectives in Economics and Political Science
GPS 310 – Global Perspectives in Ethics
GPS 320 – Perspectives in Global Histories
Second Language 101 – (any language)
Second Language 102 – (any language)

University Foundations – 28 credit hours
GATE 101 – Gateway to University Life (GATE)
ENG 110* – University Writing and Research
Literature (300+ for Lang Arts)
Fine Arts (2 credit hours)
MATH 118* – Mathematics for Elementary Education I
MATH 119* – Mathematics for Elementary Education II
Lab Science (4 credit hours)
Lab Science (4 credit hours)
SOC 101 – Introduction to Sociology
PE 101 – Personal Fitness and Wellness

BA Requirement – 6 credit hours
Language 201 – (any language)
Language 202 – (any language)

Teacher Education Requirements – 6 credit hours
PSYC 209* – Adolescent Psychology
COMM 101* – Public Speaking

Professional Studies – 32 credit hours
EDU 300* – Teaching: The Profession
EDU 301* – Foundations of Education
EDU 303* – Educational Psychology
EDU 304* – Exploring Diversity
EDU 305* – Introduction to Differentiated Instruction for All Learners
EDU 306* – Curriculum and Instruction
EDU 322* – Literacy Across the Curriculum
EDU 331* – Middle Grade Curriculum and Instruction
EDU 444 a, b, c* – Middle Grade Student Teaching: Instructional Preparation; Middle Grade Student Teaching: Instructional Presentation; Middle Grade Student Teaching: Classroom Organization and Management
EDU 497 – Exit Examination
EDU 498 – Content Area Project
Portfolio

Mathematics – 35 credit hours
EDU 359* – Middle Grade Mathematics Methods Grades 6-9
MATH 120* – Calculus and Analytic Geometry I
MATH 209* – Inferential Statistics
MATH 220* – Calculus and Analytic Geometry II
MATH 242* – Discrete Mathematics
MATH 300* – College Geometry
MATH 301* – Technology in the Mathematics Classroom
MATH 308* – Linear Algebra
MATH 405* – History of Mathematics
MATH 451* – Mathematics Research Project
CS 120* – Introduction to Programming I
Elective (2 credit hours)
*A minimum grade of “C” is required in these courses.

Lyceum Events – 40 events from the following categories
Faith and Character – 5 events
Fine Arts – 5 events
Lectures – 5 events
Growth – 5 events
Electives – 20 events from any of the 4 categories