Bachelor of Arts in Mathematics and Secondary Mathematics Teacher Certification
The Bachelor of Arts in Mathematics and Secondary Mathematics Teacher Certification at UHD provides students with the foundation of a liberal arts education and a broad overview of mathematics and its applications. The mathematical component of this program is designed to prepare students to develop and use analytical and problem-solving skills, to master mathematical techniques required in related fields of application, and to enter the employment market with relevant and proficient mathematical skills. This degree offers many features to enhance a student‘s educational experience:
- an approved university minor or concentration
- sustained development of writing and speaking proficiency
- extended education requirements that permit more study of the natural sciences
This degree program is specifically designed for students who intend to teach high school mathematics. Therefore, enrollment in Urban Education Concentration courses is required. It will help prepare students for various graduate or professional programs including mathematics and mathematics education. The program will also prepare students for rewarding careers through smaller classes, faculty mentoring, modern labs, hands-on experience and flexible class options.
This degree program is specifically designed for students who intend to teach grades 7-12 high school mathematics. Math concepts that teachers may cover in class are:
- scientific notation
- metric system in pre-algebra
Note: Public school teachers must be licensed by the state of Texas.
We aim to foster your academic, personal, and professional goals. If you have any questions or need assistance, please contact the program coordinator.
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