# The Minor in Mathematics Education

## Course Requirements for the Minor: 26-27 units

The following courses, or their approved transfer equivalents, are required of all candidates for this minor.

**8-9 units selected from:**

SUBJ NUM | Title | Sustainable | Units | Semester Offered | Course Flags |
---|---|---|---|---|---|

MATH 120 | Analytic Geometry and Calculus | 4.0 | FS | GE | |

Prerequisites: GE Mathematics/Quantitative Reasoning Ready; both MATH 118 and MATH 119 (or college equivalent); first-year freshmen who successfully completed trigonometry and precalculus in high school can meet this prerequisite by achieving a score that meets department guidelines on a department administered calculus readiness exam. | |||||

MATH 121 | Analytic Geometry and Calculus | 4.0 | FS | ||

Prerequisite: MATH 120. |

**Or the following group of courses may be selected:**

SUBJ NUM | Title | Sustainable | Units | Semester Offered | Course Flags |
---|---|---|---|---|---|

MATH 110 | Concepts and Structures of Mathematics | 3.0 | FS | GE | |

Prerequisite: GE Mathematics/Quantitative Reasoning Ready. | |||||

MATH 210 | Concepts and Structures of Mathematics | 3.0 | FS | ||

Prerequisite: MATH 110. | |||||

MATH 310 | Patterns and Structures in Mathematics | 3.0 | FS | ||

Prerequisites: MATH 110; MATH 210 or MATH 225. |

**4 courses required:**

SUBJ NUM | Title | Sustainable | Units | Semester Offered | Course Flags |
---|---|---|---|---|---|

MATH 125 | Advanced Number and Operation | 3.0 | FA | ||

Prerequisite: Successful completion of high school precalculus, concurrent enrollment in MATH 118 or 119, or faculty permission. | |||||

MATH 225 | Algebra Functions, Real and Complex Number Systems | 3.0 | SP | ||

Prerequisite: MATH 125. | |||||

MATH 341 | Mathematical Topics for the Credential | 3.0 | FA | ||

Prerequisites: MATH 121 or MATH 225. | |||||

MATH 342 | Math Topics for the Credential | 3.0 | SP | ||

Prerequisites: MATH 341. |

**1 course selected from:**

SUBJ NUM | Title | Sustainable | Units | Semester Offered | Course Flags |
---|---|---|---|---|---|

MATH 105 | Introduction to Statistics | 3.0 | FS | GE | |

Prerequisite: GE Mathematics/Quantitative Reasoning Ready. | |||||

MATH 305 | Conceptual and Practical Statistics | 3.0 | SP | ||

Prerequisites: MATH 120 or MATH 109 (may be taken concurrently). |

**1 course selected from:**

SUBJ NUM | Title | Sustainable | Units | Semester Offered | Course Flags |
---|---|---|---|---|---|

MATH 311 | Intuitive Foundations of Geometry | 3.0 | SP | ||

Prerequisites: MATH 110, MATH 210; or MATH 225. | |||||

MATH 346 | College Geometry | 3.0 | SP | ||

Prerequisites: MATH 220 or MATH 225; MATH 330. |

#### To Apply for a Minor

To apply for a minor, you must fill out a Declaration of Minor form, available from the Undergraduate Plan Change Form website and take to the Mathematics and Statistics Department, HOLT 181, for the Chair's signature. Before choosing any options for the minor, you must obtain approval from the department chair.