Mathematics

Contact Information

Fe Evangelista
Department Chair
Phone: (262) 472-5684
Location: Laurentide 2207

BSE Mathematics for Secondary Education

This emphasis is for students who are interested in a career as a mathematics educator at the secondary school level. Please click here to download a copy of the fact sheet for the Secondary Education emphasis.

Requirements for the Major

Core Courses
Courses No. of Units Semester Offered Prerequisities
Math 253 Calculus and Analytic Geometry I 5 Every semester Math 152 or placement
Math 254 Calculus and Analytic Geometry II 5 Every semester Math 253
Math 255 Calculus and Analytic Geometry III 3 Every semester Math 254
Math 280 Discrete Mathematics 3 Every semester Math 253
Math 301 Introduction to Analysis 3 Every semester Math 255 and Math 280
Math 355 Linear Algebra 3 Every semester Math 250 or Math 253
Math 452 Intro to Abstract Algebra 3 Every semester Math 280
Specialized Courses
Courses No. of Units Semester Offered Prerequisities
Math 353 College Geometry 5 Every spring Math 253 and Math 280, or consent
Math 359 Mathematical Modeling & Statistics 3 Every spring Math 255 or consent
Math 441 Probability Theory 3 Every fall Math 255 and either Math 280 or consent
Math 453 Abstract Algebra 3 Every fall Math 355 and Math 452
For students declaring starting Fall 2014, the emphasis courses are:
Math 353 College Geometry 5 Every spring Math 253 and Math 280, or consent
Math 359 Mathematical Modeling & Statistics 3 Every spring Math 255 or consent
Math 421 Mathematics for High School Teachers I 3 Every spring Math 280, Math 301 & 3 units upper level math
Math 422 Mathematics for High School Teachers II 3 Every fall Math 353 and Math 421
Other Requirements
Courses No. of Units Semester Offered Prerequisities
English 370 or English 372 Technical Writing 3 Every semester English 102
Approved Minor (22 - 24 units)
University requirements for BSE
Licensure - 34 units
  • SECNDED 466
  • EDFOUND 243 or EDFOUND 445
  • Select 2 units from EDFOUND 210
  • Student teaching 
    Select two units from CIFLD 402 and twelve units from CIFLD 414 or select two units from CIFLD 404 and 12 units from CIFLD 412
  • SECNDED 428
  • EDFOUND 212 and EDFOUND 425
  • Select three units from CIFLD 492
  • Select three units from SPECED 205

Location

College of Letters & Sciences
Laurentide Hall 4100
University of Wisconsin-Whitewater
800 W. Main Street
Whitewater, WI 53190-1790

Resources For

Faculty/Staff Contact

Office of the Dean
Rebecca Reichert
Phone: (262) 472-1621
E-mail: reicherr@uww.edu

Student Contact

Advising Office
Phone: (262) 472-1550
E-mail: lsadvise@uww.edu

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