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    BSE Mathematics for Secondary Education

    BSE Secondary Education

    This emphasis is for students who are interested in a career as a mathematics educator at the secondary school level.

    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 250 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
    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

    Contact

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

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