M.S. Secondary Mathematics Education (7-12)

Master of Science (M.S.) in Curriculum and Instruction (42 semester hours)

Emphasis Concentration in Secondary Mathematics Education (7-12)

I. Core (9 semester hours)

Research (6 semester hours)

Required

  • EPY 702 Research Methods (prerequisite to EPY 718 or EPY 721)

Select one

  • EPY 718 Qualitative Research Methodologies
  • EPY 721 Descriptive & Inferential Statistics: An Introduction

Foundations (select one: 3 semester hours)

  • CIG 603 Urban Education (formerly CIG 703)
  • CIG 660 Multicultural Education (formerly 750)
  • EPY 707 Adolescent Development
  • EPY 711 Human Growth and Development
  • EPY 712 Foundations of Learning and Cognition

II. Concentration: Secondary Mathematics Education (24 semester hours)

Required (6 semester hours)

  • CIS 622 Instructional Middle School Mathematics Education (formerly CIS 722)
  • CIS 624 Instructional Secondary Mathematics Education (formerly CIS 724)

Mathematics Education (9 semester hours)

Required

  • CIG 620 Principles of Mathematics Learning (formerly CIG 720)
  • CIS 628 Technology Applications Secondary Mathematics Education (formerly CIS 728)

Select one

  • CIG 621 Diagnostic Assessment School Mathematics (formerly CIG 721)
  • CIS 686 Curriculum Development Secondary Mathematics Education (formerly CIS 709)

Mathematics Content (select three: 9 semester hours)

  • MAT 711 Survey of Mathematical Problems I
  • MAT 712 Survey of Mathematical Problems II
  • MAT 714 History of Mathematics

Select other 600-700 level MAT courses with advisor approval

  • CIS 707 Topics in Teaching Secondary Subjects: (topics vary by semester)
  • SCI 520 Middle School Mathematics Content: (topics vary by semester)
  • SCI 540 Secondary School Mathematics Content: (topics vary by semester)

III. Cognate (6 semester hours)

  • Select with advisor approval.

IV. Culminating Experience (9 semester hours)

  • CIG 629 Curriculum and Instruction Seminar: Mathematics Education (formerly CIG 717; 3 semester hours - do not enroll in CIG 689)
  • CIG 697* Curriculum and Instruction Culminating Experience: Mathematics Education (formerly CIG 715; 1 semester hour)