Interested in teaching mathematics? OSU has programs for all levels!
Planning to teach at the elementary level?
Take MTH 211, 212, 390
Want to specialize in middle school mathematics teaching?
Take MTH 211, 212, 390 and earn a mathematics minor by also taking
Planning to teach secondary school mathematics?
Major in mathematics with an optioon that is designed especially for prospective secondary teachers. The math requirements are:
Freshman/Sophomore: MTH 251, 252, 253, 254, 255, 256, 341
Junior/Senior: MTH 311, 312, 338, 342, 343, 355, 361, 491,491, 493
Other courses: PH 211, ST 351, early practicum experiences (such as SED 309, 409)
For more information about mathematics courses for teachers, contact
Tom Dick 737-1570 firstname.lastname@example.org
Barbara Edwards 737-5179 email@example.com
OSU has both a dual major in education at the undergraduate level and a Master’s degree program. Both provide professional education courses and a supervised practice teaching expereience required for licensure in Oregon. Contact the School of Education or the department of Science and Mathematics Education for more details.
These examinations are required by the state of Oregon for licensure:
1) Basic skills (CBEST)
2) Multiple Subjects Assessment Tests (Praxis # 10140 & 20151)
3) First Subject Endorsement Tests
for Elementary-Middle level (Praxis # 20069)
for Middle-High level (Praxis # 10061 & 20063)