BSE Mathematics
Arkansas State University - Jonesboro
Degree:  Bachelor of Science in Education
Major:  Mathematics
 2006-2007
Students requiring developmental course work based on low entrance exam scores (ACT, SAT, ASSET, COMPASS) may not be able to complete this program of study in eight (8) semesters.  Developmental courses do not count toward total degree hours.  Students having completed college level courses prior to enrollment will be assisted by their advisor in making appropriate substitutions.   In most cases, general education courses may be interchanged between semesters.    A minimum of 45 hours of upper division credit (3000-4000 level) is required for this degree.  Mandatory state and institutional assessment exams will be required during your degree program.  Failure to participate in required assessments may delay graduation.
Year 1   Year 1
Fall Semester   Spring Semester
Course No. Course Name Hrs Gen Ed   Course No. Course Name Hrs Gen Ed
ENG 1003 Composition I 3 X   MATH 2204 Calculus I 4  
MATH 1054 PreCalculus 4     BIOL 1003 Biological Science 3 X
MATH 1913 Making Connections-Mathematics (FYE) 3     BIOL 1001 Biological Science Lab 1 X
POSC 2103 Intro to US Government 3 X          
PHIL 1103 or 1503 or SCOM 1203 Logic and Practical Reasoning or Intro to Philosophy or Oral Communications 3 X   ENG 1013 Composition II 3 X
PE 1002 Concepts of Fitness 2 X   PSY 2013 Intro to Psychology 3 X
          ART or MUS or THEA 2503 Fine Arts Visual or Musical or Theatre 3 X
Total Hours   18     Total Hours   17  
Year 2   Year 2
Fall Semester   Spring Semester
Course No. Course Name Hrs Gen Ed   Course No. Course Name Hrs Gen Ed
MATH 2214 Calculus II 4     PHYS 2064 General Physics II 4  
PHYS 2054 General Physics I 4 X   PSY 3703 Educational Psychology 3  
ENG 2003 or 2013 or PHIL 1503 Intro to Literature I or II or Intro to Philosophy 3 X   ANTH 2233 or HIST 1013 or 1023 or GEOG 2613 Intro to Cultural Anthropology or World Civilization to 1660 or World Civilization since 1660 or Intro to Geography 3 X
SCED 2514 Intro to Sec. Education 4     ENG 2003 or 2013 or PHIL 1503 Intro to Literature I or II or Intro to Philosophy 3 X
HLTH 2513 Principles of Personal Health 3     HIST 2763 or 2773 US to 1876 or Since 1876 3 X
Total Hours   18     Total Hours   16  
Year 3   Year 3
Fall Semester   Spring Semester
Course No. Course Name Hrs Gen Ed   Course No. Course Name Hrs Gen Ed
MATH 3254 Calculus III 4     MATH 3343 College Geometry 3  
MATh 3353 History of Mathematics 3     MATH 3323 Mathematical Modeling 3  
MATH 3243 Linear Algebra 3     EDMA 4563 Meth/Mat Teaching Math 3  
CS 1043 Intro to Computers 3     SCED 4713 Ed Measures Computer App 3  
MATH 2183 Discrete Structures 3     STAT 3233 Applied Statistics 3  
Total Hours   16     Total Hours   15  
                 
Year 4   Year 4
Fall Semester   Spring Semester
Course No. Course Name Hrs Gen Ed   Course No. Course Name Hrs Gen Ed
STAT 4453 Probability & Statistics 3     TIMA 4826 Teaching Internship 12  
MATH 3303 Modern Algebra 3            
SCED 4515 Perf. Based Instr. Design 5            
ELSE 3643 Except. Stud. Reg. Class. 3            
Enhancement Gen Ed course not previously taken or select from enhancement list 3 X          
Total Hours   17     Total Hours   12  
 
Total Jr/Sr Hours 54     Total Degree Hours 129  
 
Graduation Requirements:
Completion of HIST 2763 or HIST 2773 or POSC 2103 
English Proficiency (Grade of C or better in ENG 1003 and ENG 1013)
2.00 GPA in Major
2.00 GPA at ASU
2.00 GPA Overall
Maximum of 31 credit hours via correspondence, extension, examination, PLA, Military or similar means; CLEP (30 hrs max) 
45 JR/SR Hours after completing 30 hours
124 Total Credit Hours
18 of last 24 hours must be ASU-Jonesboro courses
Minimum of 57 hours from 4-year institutions
32 Resident Hours if completing second degree and first degree was not from ASU-J

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