Master of Education in Curriculum and Instruction - Mathematics Education

Total hours: 30

Core Requirement: Curriculum (12 credit hours)
EDUC 5305 Effective Teaching and Learning for 21st Century EC-12 Students
EDUC 5309 Advanced Teaching Modelsd for Diverse Learners
EDUC 5394 Understanding and Designing Classroom Resarch
EDUC 5397 Implementing and Disseminating Classroom Research (Capstone)
Support Area/Concentration (18 credit hours)

Six courses to be selected from one of the Mathematics areas below. Students who want to take courses in more than one area must first seek approval of their faculty advisor.

Option 1: Non-Elective K-12 Mathematics Content and Curriculum Courses - Accelerated Online Program only
MAED 5351 Whole Numbers, Rational Numbers and Operations
MAED 5352 Patterns and Algebra
MAED 5353 Probability and Statistics
MAED 5354 Problem Solving
MAED 5355 Conceptual Geometry
MAED 5356 Measurement
Option 2: Non-Elective K-8 Mathematics Content and Curriculum Courses - On Campus only
MATH 5375 Constructing Whole Numbers and Operations
MATH 5376 Constructing Rational Numbers and Operations
MATH 5377 Algebraic Reasoning in K-8 Mathematics
MATH 5370 Problem Solving in K-8 Mathematics
MATH 5378 Geometry Concepts in K-8 Mathematics
MATH 5379 Measurement Concepts in K-8 Mathematics
Option 3: Elective Mathematics Content Courses - Any 6 content courses with Advisor Approval1,2
MATH 5340 Concepts and Techniques in Discrete Mathematics
MATH 5341 Concepts and Techniques in Geometry
MATH 5342 Concepts and Techniques in Algebra
MATH 5343 Concepts and Techniques in Probability and Statistics
MATH 5344 Mathematics-specific Technologies
MATH 5345 Concepts and Techniques in Analysis
MATH 5336 Concepts and Techniques in Number Theory
MATH 5337 Concepts and Techniques in Calculus
MATH 5346 Concepts and Techniques in Problem Solving
MATH 5347 Concepts and Techniques in Modeling and Applications
MATH 5348 Advanced Algebra for Secondary Mathematics
MATH 5352 Concepts and Techniques in Precalculus
MATH 5307 Mathematical Analysis
MATH 5308 Mathematical Analysis II
MATH 5320 Ordinary Differential Equations
MATH 5338 Numerical Analysis I
MATH 5371 Applied Numerical Linear Algebra
MATH 5373 Numerical Solution of Ordinary Differential Equations
MATH 53XX or other courses as approved by advisor - List

1 Courses listed under Option 3 require a background in upper level undergraduate mathematics.
2 Option 3 courses may count for dual credit, as determined in consultation with faculty advisor.

Program of Work

Upon admission to the program, you will meet with your program director to create a program of work. This will plot out what courses you will take each semester until you complete the program.