Teaching (MA): Math Education Concentration

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Degree Requirements

Core Courses15
Exploring Diversity in Classroom and Community
Organization and Behavioral Management of Inclusive Classrooms
Principles of Developing and Interpreting Assessment
Classroom Action Research
Inquiry and Professional Development
Teaching Internship: MAT
Teacher Leadership

Concentration Requirements

Required Courses12
Select four of the following courses:
Teaching Mathematics with Technology
Interactions In the Mathematics Classroom
Teaching and Learning of Algebraic Thinking
Teaching and Learning of Geometric Thinking
Teaching and Learning of Statistical Thinking
Methods and Materials for Teaching Mathematics
and Teaching Mathematics Topics in Senior High School (must be taken together)
Mathematical Science Courses6
Select a minimum of six hours of Mathematical Science courses at the 400- or 500-level approved in conjunction with the academic committee – see "Mathematical Science Courses" listed below
Total Hours33

Mathematical Science Courses

Select a minimum of six hours of courses listed below:6
MA 402Mathematics of Scientific Computing3
MA 405Introduction to Linear Algebra3
MA 493Special Topics in Mathematics1-6
MA 501Advanced Mathematics for Engineers and Scientists I3
MA 502Advanced Mathematics for Engineers and Scientists II3
MA 507Survey of Real Analysis3
MA 508Survey of Geometry3
MA 509Survey of Abstract Algebra3
MA 511Introduction to Advanced Calculus3
MA 513Introduction To Complex Variables3
MA 523Linear Transformations and Matrix Theory3
MA 5803
MA 591Special Topics1-6
ST 501Fundamentals of Statistical Inference I3
ST 511Statistical Methods For Researchers I3
ST 512Statistical Methods For Researchers II 3


Full Professors

  • Margaret R. Blanchard
  • Aaron C. Clark
  • Jere Confrey
  • Cathy L. Crossland
  • Karen Hollebrands
  • M. Gail Jones
  • Hollylynne Stohl Lee
  • John Kelly Lee
  • Soonhye Park
  • Edward J. Sabornie
  • Lee Stiff

Associate Professors

  • Candy M. Beal
  • K.C. Busch
  • Sarah Carrier
  • Cesar Delgado
  • Cameron D. Denson
  • Jessica Hunt
  • Karen Keene
  • Meghan Manfra
  • Angela Wiseman
  • Carl A. Young

Assistant Professors

  • Robin Anderson
  • Sunghwan Byun
  • Michelle Marie Falter
  • Tamecia Jones
  • Erin Krupa
  • Crystal Lee
  • Paula McAvoy
  • Amato Nocera
  • Jamie Pearson
  • Samantha Marshall Pham
  • William Reynolds
  • Jonee Wilson

Practice/Research/Teaching Professors

  • Drinda Elaine Benge
  • Vandna Gill Bindra
  • Sarah Cannon
  • Cyndi Edgington
  • Nolan Edward Fahrer
  • Valerie Faulkner
  • Anne Harrington
  • Kristen Hoffmann
  • Micha Jennine Jeffries
  • Jill Jones
  • Joanna Greer Koch
  • W. Matt Reynolds
  • Linda Smith

Emeritus Faculty

  • Ruie J. Pritchard