BACHELORS DEGREE | MATH EDUCATION

Degree Overview

Maranatha's Mathematics Education program trains you to sharpen and develop your math abilities for use in a teaching ministry. Learn to open students' eyes to the practical side of math: measuring scientific data, determining medicinal drug dosages, and interpreting political, economic, and even sports statistics. With such an acute shortage of math teachers in America, a degree in Math Education ensures a promising teaching career and allows you to pursue graduate work in other disciplines, such as science or medicine.

 

Program Outcomes

  • Students will demonstrate the ability to identify a variety of differences among students and individualize instruction accordingly.
  • Students will demonstrate the ability to effectively plan for instruction, incorporating a wide variety of strategies for instruction and classroom management.
  • Students will demonstrate a thorough knowledge of secondary mathematics content and apply this knowledge to teaching.
  • Students will demonstrate the ability to conduct and interpret a wide variety of assessments.
  • Students will demonstrate professionalism in education.
  • Students will demonstrate the ability to teach content according to a biblical worldview.

Suggested Course Schedule

1st Year

Semester 1

  • Introduction to Sociology (3)
  • Probability & Statistics (3)
  • Old Testament Survey (3)
  • English Composition 1 (3)
  • Concepts in Biochemistry (3)
  • The Modern World (3)

Total Credits: 18

Semester 2

  • New Testament Survey (3)
  • English Composition 2 (3)
  • Freshman Fieldwork (0)
  • Foundations of Education (2)
  • Calculus 1 (5)
  • American Studies Elective (3)

Total Credits: 16

2nd Year
3rd Year
4th Year

Related Minors

  • Accounting Management
  • Business Management
  • Marketing Management

 

Potential Career Fields

  • Math teacher
  • Statistician
  • Math curriculum writer
  • Financial Analyst

*Some careers and employment positions require graduate degrees, specialized training, or additional certification and licenses.

MBU Program Faculty

Meet some of the people in who lead this program

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Jodi Herbert

College of Arts and Sciences | Professor

Credentials

PhD Mathematics, Kansas State University

MS Mathematics, Kansas State University

BS Mathematics Education, Maranatha Baptist University

Philip Price - Faculty

Phil Price

College of Arts and Sciences | Associate Professor

Credentials

MAT Teaching Mathematics, University of Idaho

BS Mathematics Education, Maranatha Baptist University

Regina Delozier - Faculty

Regina Delozier

School of Education | Associate Professor

Credentials

MA Education Curriculum and Instruction, University of Phoenix

BS Mathematics and Engineering Physics, Northeastern State University

Christine Lincoln - Faculty

Christine Lincoln

School of Education | Professor

Credentials

EdD Curriculum and Instruction, Bob Jones University

MEd Elementary Education, Bob Jones University

BS Elementary Education, Maranatha Baptist University

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