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Math Secondary Education

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Math problems—solve them. How to teach math—learn that in college. How to inspire the next generation of problem-solvers—grow into that at North Greenville.

NGU education alumni teaching in public and private schools
Most of our alumni from the last decade are still teaching. Some (3%) are in grad school. 79% were ranked as master or accomplished teachers by their administrators.

Inspire the Next Generation

Prepare to lead, coach, mentor, and motivate. Become a math teacher through hands-on learning experiences at NGU like student-teaching at local high schools, planning curriculum, assessing students, analyzing their needs, and finding solutions.

Good teachers change their students’ skills. Great teachers change lives. Find your path to great teaching at NGU.

What Can I Do with a Bachelor’s Degree in Math Secondary Education for grades 9–12?

A degree in math education for grades 9-12 may prepare you for careers in teaching mathematics at the high school level.

Graduates with this degree possess both strong mathematical knowledge and pedagogical skills to effectively educate and inspire students in the math education.

Education Program Manager

Educational Researcher

Math Teacher

Hands-On Learning Experiences

Field Placement

Observe and participate in practical, real-world settings. You will teach in public schools, with mentorship from other teachers who are experts in their field of study.

Student Teaching

In your final semester, you go to a public school every day. Observe teachers, create lessons, complete demographic studies and teach. Receive feedback from these real-world teaching experiences. Grow into your full strength.

Intensive Lesson Planning

Get real experience in lesson planning. Transfer theory into practice as you prepare lessons for your fieldwork and student teaching experience.

Math Beside Experienced & Faithful Mathematicians

Charles Brian Crane, PhD
Professor, Mathematics
Pat Freeman, MEd
Instructor, Mathematics
Joy Hartsell, MEd
Math Professor
Cailyn Lee, MA
Instructor, Mathematics
Roy Liu, PhD
Associate Professor, Mathematics
Kerry Ravan, MA
Department Chair, Mathematics

What You Study in Secondary Education and Mathematics

Math Secondary Ed Year 1

Year 1 Sample Courses

  • Calculus
  • Introduction to Education
  • Composition and Literature
  • Integrating Technology
Math Secondary Ed Year 2

Year 2 Sample Courses

  • Calculus
  • Planning and Assessment
  • Linear Algebra
  • Statistics for Science and Engineering
  • Foundations of Mathematics
Math Secondary Ed Year 3

Year 3 Sample Courses

  • Mathematics Statistics
  • Technology for the Mathematics Classroom
  • Mathematics Teacher Assistant
  • History of Faith and Mathematics
  • Discrete Modeling
Math Secondary Ed Year 4

Year 4 Sample Courses

  • Foundations of Geometry
  • Math Methods
  • Seminar in Curriculum and Instruction
  • Directed Student Teaching

Elevate Your Perspective

You’ll also take Chapel for the first seven semesters, and Cultural Events for the first four semesters. This is the NGU difference, how you find your peak performance and elevate your perspective, intellectually, emotionally, and spiritually.

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