mathematics education

Mathematics Education Major

Love math? Prepare to teach mathematics and you'll have the chance to share your enthusiasm to help others learn essential skills and achieve mathematical success.

Career Options

A degree in mathematics education prepares graduates to teach mathematics in public or private middle or high schools. Graduates often seek advanced degrees from Saint Mary's in special education, literacy, educational administration, curriculum and instruction, school counseling, or school psychology.

High School Preparation

High school coursework that will support a student in his or her pursuit of a mathematics education degree includes Calculus, Computer Science, Discrete Math, Psychology and Statistics.

Enhance Your Experience

Degree candidates can take skill-building courses in areas like mathematics, reading, writing and/or study skills, and sometimes pursue a minor in subjects such as psychology, physics, or computer science.