# 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 LOWER DIVISION REQUIREMENTS | SANTA MONICA COLLEGE COURSE |

MATH 131: Calculus I | MATH 7: Analytic Geometry and Calculus |

MATH 132: Calculus II | MATH 8: 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 11: Multivariable Calculus |

MATH 245: Ordinary Differential Equations | MATH 15: Differential Equations |

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

MATH 250: Linear Algebra | MATH 13: 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:• CHEM 11: General Chemistry I • CHEM 12: General Chemistry II • CS 55: Java Programming • CS 20B: Data Structures with Java • PHYSCS 21: Mechanics with Lab • PHYSCS 22: Electricity and Magnetism with Lab |

Additional Science requirement: Students may fulfill one upper division major requirement by taking a science course chosen from the following: • BIOL 101: General Biology I • BIOL 102: General Biology II • BIOL 201: Cell Function • BIOL 202: Genetics • CHEM 114: General Chemistry for Engineers • CHEM 220: Organic Chemistry I • 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:• CHEM 21: Organic Chemistry I • CS 55: Java Programming • CS 20B: Data Structures with Java • PHYSCS 21: Mechanics with Lab • PHYSCS 22: Electricity and Magnetism with Lab |

LMU | SANTA MONICA COLLEGE |