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2022/2023 University Catalog 
2022/2023 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Mathematics, Emphasis in Integrated Teacher Education Program (ITEP-SS), B.A. in Liberal Arts and Sciences

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(SIMS Code: 776306)

This emphasis combines the degree and credential into a 135 unit, four year integrated teacher education program. The program is designed to qualify the student for a mathematics degree and a preliminary single subject teaching credential in mathematics.

A minor is not required with this major.

Language Requirement

Competency (successfully completing the third college semester or fifth college quarter) is required in one language other than English to fulfill the graduation requirement. Refer to the section of this catalog on “Graduation Requirements .”

Graduation Writing Assessment Requirement

Passing the Writing Placement Assessment with a score of 8 or above before taking Teacher Education 405W* and earn a grade of C (2.0) or better.

See “Graduation Requirements ” section for a complete listing of requirements.

Additional Requirements for Subject Matter Preparation Certification

Certification of subject matter competency by the Department of Mathematics and Statistics requires completion of all preparation for the major and major courses with the required grades. (At most one grade of C- or lower among the courses listed under the major is permitted. If a course is repeated, the highest grade will count.) Certification must be achieved before student teaching.

ITEP Admission Requirements

Students apply for admission to the mathematics major with an emphasis in integrated teacher education program (ITEP-SS) during the spring semester of their sophomore year. Students who qualify for admission the summer prior to their junior year must have a GPA of 2.67 or better, passing scores on the CBEST, a documented field experience, and complete program application.


*Required of all single subject ITEP majors regardless of Writing Proficiency Assessment score.

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