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Department of Teacher Education

Teacher Education

Mathematics - Secondary Education Track, B.S.

Program Description

The Secondary Mathematics Education Program at Columbus State University prepares teachers with a solid mathematics and pedagogical knowledge base and provides practical experiences with diverse populations in using that knowledge.

Career Opportunities

Well-prepared mathematics teachers are in demand. You will be qualified to teach mathematics in grades 6-12. Although teaching mathematics is our primary interest, you should know that a strong mathematics background also paves the way to many other careers.

Admission requirements

Admission into the Teacher Education Program. Applications can be obtained in the College of Education and Health Profession's Student Advising & Field Experiences office in Room 107, Jordan Hall or call 706-568-2191 or 706-568-2194.

Certification requirements

To be eligible for CSU's recommendation for a Georgia professional teaching certificate, students must complete a rigorous program of coursework. They also must meet certain other criteria required by the Georgia Professional Standards Commission. Please contact the COEHP Student Advising & Field Experiences office at 706-568-2191 or 706-568-2194 for further information.

Program course requirements

For information on UTeach Columbus, a new and innovative math and science education program at CSU, and opportunities available for math and science education majors, visit the UTeach Columbus website.