# Mathematics, Secondary Teacher Preparation Program

**Curriculum for the Bachelor of Arts in Mathematics, Secondary Teacher Preparation Program**

- The Bachelor of Arts with a major in Mathematics is designed for students who are interested in pursuing a career in teaching mathematics at the secondary (i.e., middle or high school) level.
- The curriculum for this major requires 42 semester hours of University Core (general education) requirements as well as major requirements completed at the lower division as designated below.
- Students interested in this major should follow the lower division curriculum below and contact Tom Gutto, admissions@lmu.edu, for additional information.

LMU COURSE |
SADDLEBACK COLLEGE COURSE |

MATH 131: Calculus I | MATH 3A: Analytic Geometry and Calculus |

MATH 132: Calculus II | MATH 3B: Analytic Geometry and Calculus |

MATH 190: Workshop in Math I | No course equivalency |

MATH 191: Workshop in Math II | No course equivalency |

MATH 234: Calculus III | MATH 3C: Analytic Geometry and Calculus |

MATH 245: Ordinary Differential Equations | MATH 24: Elementary Differential Equations |

MATH 248: Introduction to Methods of Proof | No course equivalency |

MATH 250: Linear Algebra | MATH 26: Introduction to Linear Algebra |

MATH 282: Elementary Numerical Methods | No course equivalency |

Science requirement Choose one course:• BIOL 101: General Biology I • BIOL 102: General Biology II • CHEM 110: General Chemistry I • CHEM 112: General Chemistry II • CHEM 114: General Chemistry for Engineers • CMSI 185: Computer Programming • CMSI 281: Data Structures • PHYS 101: Introduction to Mechanics • PHYS 201: Introduction to Electricity and Magnetism |
Choose one course:• BIO 3A: General Biology I • BIO 3B: General Biology II • CHEM 1A: General Chemistry I • CHEM 1B: General Chemistry II • CS 1C: Advanced Programming • PHYS 4A: General Physics • PHYS 4B: General Physics |

Additional Science requirement: Students may fulfill one upper division major requirement by taking a course chosen from the following: • CMSI 185: Computer Programming • CMSI 281: Data Structures • PHYS 101: Introduction to Mechanics • PHYS 201: Introduction to Electricity and Magnetism |
Choose one course in addition to the one chosen from above:• CS 1C: Advanced Programming • PHYS 4A: General Physics • PHYS 4B: General Physics |

LMU | SADDLEBACK COLLEGE |