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Mathematics Education

Realize your potential and fulfill your promise as teacher. Our program helps you acquire the knowledge, skills, attitudes, and behaviors needed to deliver optimum learning experiences for diverse pupils in changing classroom environments.

  • Small class sizes
  • Opportunities to meet and work with educators and students in the community
  • Up-to-date on legislation and regulations affecting the teaching profession
  • Significant opportunities for International Study, hands-on field experience, and co-curricular activities
GRADUATE & GET TO WORK

Our Secondary Education program provides a comprehensive academic curriculum, complemented by licensure requirements.

Gain real-life experience – all before your graduate.


Student Teaching and Practicum

Obtain work experience and make informed career choices through supervised internships and student teaching


Student North Dakota United

Students are encouraged to join Student North Dakota United, a professional organization that exposes members to greater knowledge in their field.


Pi Lambda Theta

Eligible students are invited to join this international honor society and professional association in education.


Career Options
  • Middle School Teacher
  • High School Teacher
  • Math Professor

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98%

Placement Rate1Rate based University of Jamestown 2018 bachelor’s degree graduates 1

59K-82K

Expected salary range for a
mathematics teacher2Based on data from “FOCUS 2 CAREER 2



COURSEWORK


Course

Title (credits)
Educ 100 Praxis Preparation (0)
Eng 101 Freshman Composition (3)
Eng 102 Freshman Composition/Literature (3)
Comm
or
Comm
102

201
Fundamentals of Public Speaking (3)

Oral Interpretation of Literature (3)
Pols
or
Hist
or
Hist
104

207

208
American National Government (3)

The United States to 1865 (3)

The United States since 1865 (3)
Math 151 Calculus I (4)
Math 152 Calculus II (4)
Math 175 LaTeX (1)
Educ 201 Introduction to Teaching (3)
Phys 203 Physics I (5)
Psyc 203 Developmental Psycology (3)
Educ 205 A Study of North Dakota Native American Cultures (2)
Math 205 Statistics (3)
Educ 209 Principles/Practices of Teaching in Middle & Secondary School (3)
Math 230 Fundamentals of Advanced Math (3)
Educ 303 Introduction to Teaching Students with Exceptionalities (3)

Course

Title (credits)
Educ 305 Managing & Monitoring the Learning Environment (3)
Comm
or
Soc
305

320
Cross Cultural Communication (3)

Comparative Cultures (3)
Educ 310 Reading Methods: Middle & Secondary Schools (3)
Math 314 Technology in Mathematics (3)
Math 315 Linear Algebra (3)
Educ 316 Assessment/Evaluation (3)
Educ 319 Instructional Media and Technology (3)
Educ 353 Applied Cognitive Theories (3)
Math 360 Junior Seminar (1)
Educ 398 Junior Seminar (1)
Educ 399 Classroom Practicum (1)
Math 404 Geometry (3)
Math 405 Real Analysis (3)
Educ 410 Mathematics Methods: Middle/Secondary School (3)
Math 412 History of Mathematics (3)
Math 415 Algebraic Structures (3)
Educ 420 Student Teaching (16)
Math 460 Senior Seminar (1)

Total Semester Credits Required: 107




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