This degree program also equips you for more advanced studies or to branch out into engineering or physical sciences.Visit the department
Small class sizes allow for active engagement with professors and a quality learning environment. A Bachelor of Science in mathematics with a certification in teaching qualifies you for teaching positions, as well as a range of mathematical and education-based degree programs at the graduate-degree level. In addition, McMurry offers several scholarships available to qualifying students.
What You Can Earn
Bachelor of Science in Mathematics Grades 4-8
This bachelor’s degree teaches the practical skills you’ll need to manage a classroom, along with advanced math skills.
Students will declare a major in a subject area which will then be supported with a minor in Curriculum and Instruction for students seeking teaching certification.
Bachelor of Science in Mathematics
With a wide range of core and elective classes in this degree program, you can concentrate on areas of interest and focus your career plans.
Minor in Mathematics
A minor allows a student the opportunity to add training in another discipline in addition to a major.
The minor in mathematics requires 19 hours of introductory and advanced mathematics classes. The curriculum, which includes a wide range of electives, complements many degrees so that you can focus your major and career objectives.
You’ll graduate with a solid basis in mathematics and education, including practical classroom management and student relations skills. Graduates with a bachelor’s degree in mathematics grades 4-8 have become elementary and middle school math teachers and college professors, as well as financial modeling specialists.