Academic Catalog 2020-2021

Slippery Rock University

Middle School Mathematics, Minor

Curriculum Guide

GPA Requirement

2.0 or higher Minor GPA

Minor Requirements

  • Students must complete at least 9 credit hours of MATH/STAT in their minor from SRU
  • A minimum of 6 credit hours must be upper division (coursed numbered 300 and above)
  • A minor shall be no fewer than 18 credits.
  • Middle Level Education: Mathematics majors (in the Department of Secondary Education/Foundations of Education) may NOT declare this minor.
  • Students enrolled in both the Minor in Middle School Mathematics and the Minor in Elementary School Mathematics must complete at least 9 credits in each of these minors that are NOT being counted in the other.
Required Mathematics Courses
Select one of the following:3
Elementary Geometry
Geometric Structures 1
MATH 210Elementary Mathematics I3
MATH 310Elementary Mathematics II3
Select one of the following:3
Teaching of Mathematics in the Middle School
Mathematics Methods and Strategies for PRE K - 4 Teachers 2
Additional Courses
Select three of the following:9-12
Mathematics as a Liberal Art
Finite Mathematics with Matrices
Discrete Mathematics 1
Calculus I 1
Calculus II 1
Calculus III 1
Foundations of Mathematical Proof 1
Linear Algebra and Differential Equations 1
Linear Algebra 1
Theory of Numbers 1
Elementary Statistics I
Elementary Statistics II
Introduction to Statistical Modeling
Total Hours21-24

Important Curriculum Guide Notes

This Curriculum Guide is provided to help SRU students and prospective students better understand their intended major curriculum. Enrolled SRU students should note that the My Rock Audit may place already-earned and/or in progress courses in different, yet valid, curriculum categories. Enrolled SRU students should use the My Rock Audit Report and materials and information provided by their faculty advisers to ensure accurate progress towards degree completion. The information on this guide is current as of the date listed. Students are responsible for curriculum requirements at the time of enrollment at the University.

PASSHE - Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education Institutions

Minor in Middle School Math (52C)
This program is effective as of Fall 2020
Revised 11.2019
UCC 10.15.2019