University Catalog 2014-2016 
    Jul 24, 2019  
University Catalog 2014-2016 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Mathematics Education (Grades 6-12), B.S.

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Mathematics Education majors should note that certification requirements are established by the Louisiana Department of Education and are subject to change. Students should consult their advisors each semester. Education majors should consult the Division of Education and Counseling section in this catalog for requirements to be formally admitted into Xavier’s Teacher Education Program.

Junior Year

All majors must have passed all parts of Praxis I and should have been accepted into the Teacher Education Program before taking junior-level education courses.

Summary: Program in Math Education (Grades 6-12)

Fundamental Core: 18

English Composition (6, ENGL 1000 /ENGL 1010 , ENGL 1020 ), Mathematics (3 of 4, MATH 1070 ), Natural Science (3), World Language (6)

Essential Core: 36

Freshman Seminar (2), African American and Diaspora Studies (3), Communication (3), Fine Arts (3), History (3), Natural Science (3, CPSC 1710 ), Philosophy (6, PHIL 2040  and PHIL 3250 ), Physical Education (1, activity course), Social Science (3, ECON 1030 ), Theology (6), World Literature (3, ENGL 2010 )

Expansive Core: 6

Including one CHEM, IPSC, or PHYS Expansive Core course (3) (recommended)*

Free Electives: 4

Total Hours: 128

*Teacher certification standards require 3 hours in CHEM, IPSC, or PHYS, in addition to the other courses listed above.

**See also required specified courses in Fundamental and Essential Core above.

***EDUC 1000  is a prerequisite for all Education courses.

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