Liberal Arts and Science: Secondary Education in Mathematics Option

This transfer program is designed for students wishing to pursue a career in mathematics secondary education. Currently, students wishing to teach high school mathematics are required to complete a baccalaureate degree in their subject area and a degree or certificate in secondary education. This curriculum provides students with the necessary math, science, and general education requirements to transfer into both programs offered by their desired transfer institution.   Apply & Register Program Details

This transfer program is designed for students wishing to pursue a career in mathematics secondary education. Currently, students wishing to teach high school mathematics are required to complete a baccalaureate degree in their subject area and a degree or certificate in secondary education. This curriculum provides students with the necessary math, science, and general education requirements to transfer into both programs offered by their desired transfer institution.

 


Area of Interest:
Education
Degree/Certificate:
Associate in Science
Code Course Credits
First Year / First Semester
ENG-101 English Composition I 3
BIO-111 Biology I – Science or  
CHM-111 Chemistry I Science 4
HIS-101 World Civilizations I 3
MTH-140 Calculus I 4
    14
Second Semester
ENG-102 English Composition II 3
BIO-112 Biology II – Science or  
CHM-112 Chemistry II Science 4
MTH-129 Discrete Mathematics 4
MTH-150 Calculus II 4
PSY-101 Basic Psychology 3
    18
Code Course Credits
Second Year / First Semester
MTH-145 Linear Algebra 4
MTH-210 Calculus III 4
PHY-201 Physics III 4
PSY-103 Educational Psychology 3
    15
Second Semester
EDU-101 Historical Trends in American Education 3
MTH-220 Differential Equations 4
PHY-202 Physics IV 4
...-... Social Science General Education Elective or 3
...-... Humanities General Education Elective1 3
    14
  Total Minimum Credits 61
1Select electives based on requirements of Transfer Institution

Program Goals

  • To provide students with a foundation in general education.
  • To ensure transferability of coursework to a baccalaureate program in mathematics and secondary education.

Program Student Learning Outcomes

At the end of the program, the graduate will be able to:

Utilize computational and analytical skills in conjunction with mathematical concepts to solve abstract mathematics problems and applied problems in the fields of science, business, engineering, and technology.

Use technological tools, such as graphing calculators or computers, to analyze and solve mathematical and applied problems.

Follow a logical, symbolic argument and apply the concept of proof, as it relates to mathematical results.

Explain current educational issues in view of their historical context.

Post-Baccalaureate Employment Opportunities

  • Public high schools
  • Private high school

Transfer Opportunities

Students in this program transfer to many institutions including our premier partner:

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Contact Person

Professor Joseph Diaco, Chair
(856) 227-7200, ext. 4207
email: jdiaco@camdencc.edu

Graduation Requirements

Secondary Education in Mathematics majors must earn a grade of C or better in all mathematics courses to be eligible for graduation.

Additional information

CIP Code

24.0101

Program Code

SEM.AS