Mathematics Education Courses

A total of 120 credit hours are required to earn a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics Education. The courses you need to complete to be eligible for licensure in Indiana may change from what is presented. New requirements for licensure have been approved by the IDE/OEEL and the governor. When new standards are developed and additional interpretations of the new licensing requirements are made, changes will be made on this website.

General Education Requirements -42 credit hours

MA 134 Calculus I
MA 312 Historical Aspects of Mathematics
Lab Science -4 credit hours
math or science elective - 2 credit hours
ENG 153 Introduction to Literature
PSY 113 Principles of Psychology
Humanities elective - 3 credit hours
Social Science elective-3 credit hours
ENG 103 English Composition I
EDU 113 English Composition II
SP 203 Effective Speaking
OR COM 163 Interpersonal Communication
General Education electives -11 credit hours
UE 101 University Experience
Free Elective - 4 credit hours***

Professional Studies Requirements Grades 5–12 -  45 credit hours

EDU 111 Freshman Practicum
EDU 211 Sophomore Practicum
EDU 232 Educational Psychology-Middle/Secondary Tchr
EDU 301 **Instructional Design Practicum
EDU 303 **Instructional Design
EDU 312 Exceptional Children in the Schools
EDU 322 Culturally Responsive Teaching
EDU 331 Reading in the Content Area Practicum
EDU 332 **Reading in the Content Area
EDU 362 Classroom Behavior & Environment
EDU 411 Middle School Methods
EDU 412 Middle School Practicum
EDU 422 The Middle School
EDU 431 **Practicum in Teaching-Secondary Math
EDU 442 **Special Methods - Secondary Math Teacher
EDU 462 **Educational Measurement
*EDU 463 Educational Media and Technology
EDU 470 **Supervised Student Teaching
EDU 473 Issues in American Public Education
EDU 482 Student Teaching Seminar

Mathematics Requirements -28 Hours

MA 164 Calculus II
MA 213 Calculus III
MA 233 Differential Equations
MA 303 College Geometry
MA 313 Linear Algebra
MA 343 Sets and Logic
MA 373 Abstract Algebra
MA 393 Probability and Statistics
MA 473 Graphis Theory and Combinatorics

*Course meets general education computer literacy requirement
**Course must be taken at Trine
***Electives are determined in conjunction with an advisor and based on student career objectives.