# Teaching Middle Grades Mathematics (M.A.)

## Program Requirements

Code | Title | Credits |
---|---|---|

Required Courses | ||

MATH 611 | Leadership Development in Mathematics Education | 3 |

MTHM 505 | Number and Operations in the Middle Grades | 3 |

MTHM 506 | Algebra and Algebraic Thinking in the Middle Grades | 3 |

MTHM 507 | Geometry for Middle-Grade Math Teachers | 3 |

MTHM 508 | Data Analysis and Probability in the Middle Grades | 3 |

MTHM 509 | Measurement in the Middle Grades | 3 |

Mathematics Education Electives | ||

Select two of the following: | 6 | |

Technology in the Middle Grades Mathematics Curriculum | ||

Mathematics Materials for Teachers of Mathematics | ||

Approaching School Mathematics Through Applications | ||

Select one of the following: | 3 | |

Curriculum Construction in Mathematics | ||

Contemporary Teaching of Mathematics | ||

Mathematics Education in the Elementary School | ||

Select 3 credits from following that have not already been taken: | 3 | |

Workshop in Mathematics Education I | ||

Workshop in Mathematics Education II | ||

Technology in the Middle Grades Mathematics Curriculum | ||

Curriculum Construction in Mathematics | ||

Contemporary Teaching of Mathematics | ||

Mathematics Materials for Teachers of Mathematics | ||

Research Seminar in Mathematics Education | ||

Mathematics Education in the Elementary School | ||

Special Topics in Mathematics Education | ||

Approaching School Mathematics Through Applications | ||

Elective | ||

Select 3 credits of elective as approved by the Graduate Program Coordinator. | 3 | |

Culminating Experience | ||

Minimum of 24 credits, including MATH 611 and 3.0 GPA required prior to completion. | ||

Select one of the following options: | 0-3 | |

Comprehensive Examination | ||

Comprehensive Examination | ||

In the term that you will sit for exam, register for the section which matches your major & advisor. Successfully pass exam. | ||

Professional Portfolio | ||

Present and defend a Master's Thesis | ||

Master's Thesis | ||

Submit the completed Thesis original and one copy to the Graduate Office. See Thesis Guidelines for details. | ||

Total Credits | 33-36 |