Education: Mathematics 7-12 Certification

Are you a problem-solver?
Do you like crunching numbers?
Would you like to share these skills with others?

If so, Marywood's Secondary Education program is for you! It's a program designed to provide you with a strong foundation in mathematical skills, problem-solving, and logical reasoning.

Courses offer mathematical maturity, curriculum development, lesson planning, assessment, and classroom management. Practice in this field enhances the awareness of multiculturalism and diversity in the classroom through hands-on experience.

Specialty Courses

C S 142 Programming in C++ 3
MATH 211 Calculus I 4
MATH 212 Calculus II 4
MATH 213 Calculus III 4
MATH 155 Statistics for the Behavioral and Social Sciences 3
or    
MATH 220 Introduction to Probability and Statistics 3
MATH 219 History of Mathematics 3
MATH 271 Transition to Advanced Mathematics 3
MATH 321 Abstract Algebra 3
MATH 322, 322L Linear Algebra 3
MATH 323 Number Theory 3
MATH 324 College Geometry 3
MATH 411B Curriculum Methods and Materials in Mathematics 3
MATH 495 Senior Seminar 1
PHYS 303, 303L General Physics 4

Professional Education Requirements

EDUC 000 Field Experience ongoing
EDUC 005D* Practicum 1
EDUC 100 Introduction to Education 1
PSYC 252 Psychology of the Adolescent 3
EDUC 311* Educational Psychology 3
EDUC 411A* Effective Instruction in Secondary and K-12 Education 3
EDUC 414* Social Foundations 3
SPED 100 Characteristics of Students with Disabilities 3
SPED 300* Curriculum Adaptations (taken w/ student teaching) 3
SPED 367* Behavior and Classroom Management 3
EDUC 461* Methods, Materials and Assessment of ELL 3
EDUC 498B Special Topics in Student Teaching Seminar (taken w/ student teaching) 1
EDUC 442 Student Teaching 8

*Requires screening for formal admission