# Mathematics, Secondary Teacher Preparation Program with a 2042 Preliminary Teaching Credential

**Lower Division Curriculum for the Bachelor of Arts in Mathematics, Secondary Teacher Preparation Program with a 2042 Preliminary Teaching Credential**

- 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.
- Students complete the requirements for the academic major and additionally may fulfill requirements leading to the 2042 California Preliminary Single Subject (Secondary) Teaching Credential.
- Students interested in this major should follow the lower division curriculum below and contact Tom Gutto, admissions@lmu.edu, for additional information.
- Students may transfer coursework in fulfillment of University Core (General Education) and lower division major requirements as designated below.

Beginning Fall 2013, LMU will introduce a new set of University Core requirements. Transfer students who begin their studies at LMU before Fall 2015 may continue to follow the former University Core pattern listed below. Transfer students entering LMU as of Fall 2015 will be required to follow the new Core requirements. Transfer information for the new Core will be posted soon.

LMU CORE REQUIREMENTS | SADDLEBACK COLLEGE COURSE |

American Cultures | Choose one course:ES 1, 2 ENG 24 HIST 20, 21 SOC 20 WS 21 |

College Writing | ENG 1A |

Communication/Critical Thinking | Choose one course:PHIL 12 SP 3, 5 |

Creative Arts | Choose one course:ART 10, 11, 60 DANC 9 ENG 3 PHOT 25, 50 SCWR 220 TA 1 |

Critical Arts | Choose one course:ARTH 25, 26, 28 DANC 64 MUS 1, 20 TA 22, 25, 26 |

Western Civilization | Completed at LMU |

Contemporary Societies | HIST 17 (fulfills the U.S. Constitution requirement) |

Literature | Choose one course:ENG 21A, 21B, 25, 27A, 27B TA 25, 26 THEA 240, 245 |

Philosophy* | Completed at LMU |

Social Science | Take both courses: PSYC 1 + PS 1 (fulfills the U.S. Constitution requirement) |

THST 100 level* | PHIL 10 |

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__accepted__transfer hours are exempted from this lower division requirement.

LMU LOWER DIVISION REQUIREMENTS | 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 |

MATH 293: Field Experience | No course equivalency |

Science requirement Choose one course:• CMSI 185: Computer Programming• CMSI 281: Data Structures • PHYS 101: Introduction to Mechanics • PHYS 201: Introduction to Electricity and Magnetism |
Choose one course:• CS 1C: Introduction to Computer Science III • PHYS 4A: General Physics • PHYS 4B: General Physics |

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