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    BAE Mathematics/Secondary 
    This degree provides students with a strong background in mathematical concepts they will need for teaching mathematics to students in school at secondary grade levels. In addition to gaining a strong understanding of mathematical content, students learn to engage secondary grade level students in hands-on activities that promotes their understanding of difficult concepts.


    What will I study?

    Completion of this major and the general degree completion requirements for education, secondary, satisfies the state requirements for a state mathematics teaching endorsement (secondary, grade levels 5-12).

    Required Courses

    *MATH 161 Calculus I (5)
    *MATH 162 Calculus II (5)
    *MATH 163 Calculus III (5)
    *MATH 225 Foundations of Mathematics (5)
    *MATH 231 Linear Algebra (5)
    *MATH 241 Calculus IV (5)
    *MTED 392  Methods of Teaching Secondary Math I (3)
    *MATH 460 Continuous Functions (5)
    *MATH 370 Survey of Geometries (5)
    *MATH 385 Probability and An Introduction to Statistics (5)
    *Elective: Choose at least one:
                          MATH 331 Number Theory with Applications
                          MATH 332 Discrete Mathematics with Applications
                          MATH 347 Introductory Differential Equations
                          MATH 431 Group Theory
                          MATH 481 Complex Analysis
    *MATH 386 Applied Statistics (4)
    *MTED 393 Methods of Teaching Secondary Mathematics II (3)
    *MATH 432 Rings and Polynomials (5)
    *MTED 490B Secondary Practicum (5)
    *MATH 492 Problem Solving Seminar (5)
    *MTED 493 Methods of Teaching Secondary Mathematics III (3)
    *MATH 387 Regression Concepts (3)
    Total credits for above major: 77 credits

    For complete certification requirements refer to the Department of Education. Course prerequisites may also apply. Minimum total credits for above major and professional education 123 credits.



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    Mathematics Department
    216 Kingston Hall
    Cheney, WA 99004

    phone: 509.359.4315
    fax: 509.359.4700

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