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Mathematics Education (Minor)

Mathematics Education Undergrad Minor MIN

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Program Requirements

Licensure: This program meets the educational requirements designed to lead to an occupationally required professional license or certificate in the state of Utah. Students pursuing occupations requiring a license or certificate in a state other than Utah should contact the appropriate BYU academic advisement center as well as the licensing agency in the state where they intend to work to seek information and guidance regarding licensure and certification requirements.

This minor is designed to prepare students to teach mathematics in public schools. A teaching minor may only be received by students graduating with a teaching major. In order to graduate with this minor, students are required to complete Utah State Office of Education licensing requirements. To view these requirements go to or contact the Education Advisement Center, 350 MCKB, 801-422-3426.

For students accepted into the major after December 16, 2019, grades below C in any required coursework in a teaching major or teaching minor will not be accepted. Teacher candidates must maintain a cumulative GPA of 2.7 or higher once admitted into their major program to qualify for student teaching. For additional details on admission and retention requirements for teaching majors and teaching minors, see Educator Preparation Program Requirements in the Undergraduate Catalog.

Requirement 1 — Complete 12 Courses

course - Calculus 1 4.0

course - Calculus 2 4.0

course - Elementary Linear Algebra 2.0

course - Computational Linear Algebra 1.0

course - Critical Review of School Math 3.0

course - Task Design for Learning 3.0

course - Assessment of Learning 3.0

course - Teaching Stats & Probability 3.0

course - Teaching with Tech 3.0

course - Math Tchng in Public Schools 3.0

course - Practicum in Math Education 1.0

course - Principles of Statistics 3.0

Requirement 2 — Complete 1 Course

course - Sec Minor Student Teaching - You may take once 4.0