Transylvania's mathematics major introduces students to the underpinnings of mathematics through a rigorous study of logic, analysis, and algebra. The flexible curriculum accommodates the various academic pursuits of our students. In addition to required courses, we offer several elective courses each year in topics varying from complex analysis and topology to actuarial science and cryptography.
|Mathematics Major/Minor Patterns|
|12 major courses, including:|
2 additional 2000+ mathematics courses excluding MATH 2094.
|2 2000+ level courses in ONE of the following disciplines: Biology, Chemistry, Computer Science, Economics, or Physics|
To become certified to teach mathematics, students must complete the following:
Education Minor for Secondary Certification
Completion of Education Minor for Secondary certification (8-12) for Teaching Mathematics requires:
|EDU||1004||Observing the Learner|
|EDU||2014||Schooling in American Culture|
|EDU||2164||Designing Constructivist-Based Learning Climates|
|EDU||3054||Instructional Strategies and Content Area Literacy for Learners in Middle and Secondary Schools|
|EDU||3244||Practicum in Learning Experiences|
|OR Senior Seminar in the student's discipline|
|Students must also take the following allied course:|
|6 mathematics courses, including:|
|2 additional 2000+ mathematics courses excluding MATH 2094.|
Transylvania University admits students regardless of age, race, color, ethnicity, religion, gender, sexual orientation, disability, veteran status, national origin, or any other classification protected by federal or state law or local ordinance.