Mathematics Education

The Bachelor of Science in Mathematics Education prepares our graduates to share their passion for teaching math to teenagers in middle and high school. Upon graduation, this degree prepares students to apply for state certification and begin seeking teaching opportunities for this in-demand position.

Students will experience and study foundational teaching skills while growing in their knowledge of mathematics. Each will receive hands-on experience prior to graduation in an internship.

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Florida College Requirements - Mathematics Education

Required Hours 123
Minor Required? no
Internship Required? yes
Entrance Requirements
  • All of the following requirements must be met prior to admittance, typically before the Fall semester of the Junior year:
  • 2.50 GPA or higher
  • Application Form
  • Philosophy of Education
  • Personal Reference
  • Educational Reference
  • Transcripts of any other college work
  • Proof that student has taken the Florida Teacher Certification Exam (FTCE)- General Knowledge Test (GKT)
Sample Classes
  • EDF 2085 Teaching Diverse Populations
  • MGF 3301 Bridge to Abstract Mathematics
  • MAS 4311 Elementary Abstract Algebra
  • STA 2023 Elementary Statistics
  • EDF 3251 Classroom Management
  • EDF 3122 Learning & the Developing Child

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