Bachelor of Science (B.S.) Major in Mathematics (Teacher Certification in Mathematics, Grades 712)
Minimum required: 120 semester hours
General Requirement

All students pursuing teacher certification must apply and be accepted to the Office of Educator Preparation.
Course Requirements
Freshman  

First Semester  Hours  Second Semester  Hours  
US 1100  1  MATH 2472  4  
ENG 1310  3  CS 1428  4  
POSI 2310  3  ENG 1320  3  
MATH 2471^{1}  4  HIST 1310  3  
Social and Behavioral Sciences Component^{2}  3  PHIL 1305 or 1320  3  
14  17  
Sophomore  
First Semester  Hours  Second Semester  Hours  Summer  Hours 
MATH 3330  3  MATH 3306  3  Summer I:  
MATH 3315  3  MATH 3377  3  HIST 1320  3 
Life and Physical Sciences Component^{2}  34  COMM 1310  3  English Literature^{2}  3 
Electives^{1,3,4}  45  Electives^{3,4,5}  3  Summer II:  
Life and Physical Sciences Component^{2}  4  POSI 2320  3  
13  16  9  
Junior  
First Semester  Hours  Second Semester  Hours  
MATH 3380  3  MATH 4307  3  
MATH 4311  3  MATH 4304  3  
CI 4332  3  CI 3325  3  
MATH Advanced Elective  3  MATH Advanced Elective  3  
Select one of the following:  3  English Literature^{6}  3  
15  15  
Senior  
First Semester  Hours  Second Semester  Hours  
CI 4370  3  EDST 4681  6  
CI 4343  3  
RDG 3323  3  
Electives^{1,3,4}  6  
15  6  
Total Hours: 120 
^{1}  
^{2}  See the Academic Services section of this catalog for general education core curriculum requirements. 
^{3}  A minimum of 9 writing intensive hours and a total of 36 advanced hours are required to graduate. An advanced course is one that is numbered above 3000 and below 5000. 
^{4}  If two years of the same modern language were taken in high school, then no additional language hours will be required for the degree. In the absence of such high school language, two semesters of the same modern language must be taken at the college level. 
^{5}  A minor in Secondary Education and admission into the Teacher Preparation Program is required. Visit the Office of Educator Preparation (OEP) website for more information, http://www.education.txstate.edu/oep/ 
^{6}  May be sophomore level English Literature or ENG 3303 Technical Writing. 
MATH Advanced Electives
At least 38 hours are required in mathematics and must include:
Code  Title  Hours 

MATH 2471  Calculus I  4 
MATH 2472  Calculus II  4 
MATH 3305  Introduction to Probability and Statistics  3 
MATH 3315  Modern Geometry  3 
MATH 3330  Introduction to Advanced Mathematics  3 
MATH 3377  Linear Algebra  3 
MATH 3380  Analysis I  3 
MATH 4304  Capstone Mathematics for Secondary Teachers (of Mathematics)  3 
MATH 4307  Modern Algebra  3 
MATH 4311  Introduction to the History of Mathematics  3 
Select six hours from the following:  6  
Differential Equations  
Number Systems  
Calculus III  
Probability and Statistics  
Analysis II  
General Topology  
Total Hours  38 