Mathematics Education (BS): Middle Grades (13MTHEDBS-13MTHEDMSM)

FRESHMAN YEAR
Fall Semester Credit Spring Semester Credit
MA 141, Calculus IA,6
CH 100, Chemistry and SocietyB,1 OR
CH 101/102 Chemistry: A Molecular ScienceB,1 /General Chemistry LaboratoryB,1
ENG 101, Academic Writing & ResearchH
HES_***Health & Exercise Studies Course E
ED 100 Intro. to Education 5
4
4
4
1
215
MA 241, Calculus IIA,2
BIO 105, Biology in the Modern WorldB,1
BIO 106 Biology in the Modern World LabB,1
COM 112 Interpersonal CommunicationD
GEP Interdisc. Persp. Reqt.G,I,J
HES_***Health & Exercise Studies Course E
4
3
1
3
3
115
SOPHOMORE YEAR
Fall Semester Credit Spring Semester Credit
MA 242 Calculus III2
MA Linear Algebra Elective2,7
PY 131, Conceptual PhysicsB,1
EMS 204 Intro to Teaching Math5
ED 204 Intro to 21st Cent. Teaching5
GEP Humanities Reqt.C,I,J
4
3
4
2
2
317
MA 225, Foundations of Adv Math2,6
Discrete Mathematics2,3 or Science 1,8, 10 Elective
Mathematics2,4 or Science Elect.1,8,9
EDP 304 Educational Psychology5,D
ECI 309 Teaching in Middle Grades5
GEP Humanities Reqt.C,I,J
3
3
3
3
315
JUNIOR YEAR
Fall Semester Credit Spring Semester Credit
MA 403 Intro to Modern Algebra2
Mathematics2,4 or Science 1,8, 10 Elective
ELP 344 School and Society5
EMS 480 Teach Math w/ Technology5
ED 311 Class. Assess. Princ. & Pract. 5
ED 312 Class. Assess. Princ. & Pract.: Prof. Learn. Lab5
ST 311 Introduction to Statistics 2
3
3
3
3
2
1
2-318
MA 308 College Geometry2 OR
MA 408 Foundations of Euclidean Geometry2
ECI 305 Princ. of Teaching Diverse Populations5
EMS 474 Teach Math Topics in Mid Years5
EMS 375 Methods in Teaching Science I5
GEP Interdisciplinary Perspectives ReqG,I,J

3

3
3
3
2-3

14-15

SENIOR YEAR
Fall Semester Credit Spring Semester Credit
EMS 470: Methods & Materials for Teaching Math11
EMS 471: Student Teaching11
3
1215
EMS 490 School Math from an Adv. Persp5
Mathematics2,4 or Science Elect.1,8,9
ECI 306 Reading and Writing in Middle Years5
ECI 416 Teaching Except. Students 5
GEP Addtl. Breadth Reqt.(HUM/SS/VPA)F,I,J
3
3
3
3
315
Minimum Credit Hours Required for Graduation*I,J,K: 125
Major/Program Footnotes:
1. 
At most one grade below a C- is permitted in the courses satisfying the science requirements for a student intending to license in mathematics. For a student intending to license in mathematics and science, no grades below a C are permitted in the courses satisfying the science requirements.
2. At most one grade below a C is permitted in the mathematics, statistics, and computer science courses.
3. One discrete mathematics elective must be selected from MA 103, MA 105, or MA 114
4. Math electives must be chosen from the following, if appropriate prerequisites have been met: MA 242, MA 325, MA 335, MA 341, MA 351, MA 402, MA 410, MA 416, MA 421, MA 425, MA 427, MA 430, MA 432, MA 433, MA 435, MA 437.
5. A grade below a B- is not permitted in EMS 204. A grade below a C is not permitted in all other EMS, EDP, ECI, ELP, ED courses.
6. Grade below a C is not permitted in MA 141 or MA 225.
7. Linear algebra Elective can be selected from MA 205, MA 305, or MA 405.
8. Science electives must be chosen from the following: PY 124, MEA 130, or MEA 101
9. To be eligible for a teaching license in mathematics, mathematics or science courses can be selected. To be eligible for teaching licenses in mathematics and science, two science elective courses must be selected from PY 124, MEA 130 or MEA 101. Grades below C are not permitted in these science courses.
10. One science elective may be chosen from the following: PY 123, GN 301, or PB 213
11. A grade of C or better is required in EMS 470 to continue in school placement full-time.General Education Program (GEP) requirements and GEP Footnotes:
To complete the requirements for graduation and the General Education Program, the following category credit hours and co-requisites must be satisfied. University approved GEP course lists for each of the following categories can be found athttp://oucc.ncsu.edu/gep-courses.

A. Mathematical Sciences (6 credit hours – one course with MA or ST prefix)
Choose from the University approved GEP Mathematical Sciences course list or the following course(s) if completed as part of the Major requirements may fulfill part or all of this requirement: MA 141, MA 241
B. Natural Sciences 
(7 credit hours – include one laboratory course or course with a lab)
Choose from the University approved GEP Natural Sciences course list or the following course(s) if completed as part of the Major requirements may fulfill part or all of this requirement: CH 100, OR CH 101/CH 102, BIO 105/106, PY 131
C. Humanities 
(6 credit hours selected from two different disciplines/course prefixes)
Choose from the University approved GEP Humanities course list.
D. Social Sciences (6 credit hours selected from two different disciplines/course prefixes)
Choose from the University approved GEP Social Sciences course list or the following course(s) if completed as part of the Major requirements may fulfill part or all of this requirement: COM 112, EDP 304
E. Health & Exercise Studies 
(2 credit hours – at least one 100-level Health & Exercise Studies Course)
Choose from the University approved GEP Health and Exercise Studies course list.
F. Additional Breadth – (3 credit hours to be selected from the following checked University approved GEP course lists)
X Humanities/Social Sciences/Visual and Performing Arts
G. Interdisciplinary Perspectives (5-6 credit hours)
Choose from the University approved GEP Interdisciplinary Perspectives course list or the following course(s) if completed as part of the Major requirements may fulfill part or all of this requirement: none
H. Introduction to Writing 
(4 credit hours satisfied by completing ENG 101 with a C- or better ) 

The following Co-Requisites must be satisfied to complete the General Education Program requirements:
I. U.S. Diversity (USD)
Choose from the University approved GEP U.S. Diversity course list or choose a course identified on the approved GEP course lists as meeting the U.S. Diversity (USD) co-requisiteThe following course(s) completed as part of the Major requirements may fulfill this requirement: none
J. Global Knowledge 
(GK)
Choose from the University approved GEP Global Knowledge course list or choose a course identified on the approved GEP course lists as meeting the Global Knowledge (GK) co-requisite The following course(s) completed as part of the Major requirements may fulfill this requirement: none
K. Foreign Language proficiency 
– Proficiency at the FL_102 level is required for graduation.