This major is designed for students who wish to teach mathematics at the middle-level (grades 5-9). The coursework provides experiences in math content and pedagogy including field experience. The major addresses the Washington State competencies for middle-level math teachers. Students must be accepted into the Teacher Preparation Program and have successfully completed MATH 102 and MATH 153 prior to acceptance into this major. Students completing this program are required to demonstrate knowledge, skill, and disposition proficiency through a program portfolio prior to student teaching. Students who complete this major and receive a passing score on the WEST-E exams for middle-level mathematics are eligible to receive the middle-level math endorsement.
MATH 102 and MATH 153 and acceptance into the Teacher Preparation Program.