Bachelor of Science in Mathematics with Teaching

The Bachelor of Science in Mathematics with Teaching in Temple’s College of Science and Technology is especially designed for Mathematics majors who want to pursue a career in STEM education. Concurrent with the same scientific and related careers as the Bachelor of Arts in Mathematics, the Mathematics with Teaching program provides students with more study directed toward teaching mathematics to grades 7 through 12. This 124-credit hour, interdisciplinary degree is offered through Temple’s innovative TUteach program.

Mathematics with Teaching

You’ll not only learn the skills needed to solve mathematical problems, but also the communicative skills to express your findings through electronic media, speaking and writing.

As a Mathematics student, you’ll learn how to

  • communicate ideas using oral, written, or electronic media skills,
  • recognize, isolate, and solve mathematical problems,
  • translate real-life and theoretical data into mathematics, and
  • understand abstract algebra and real and complex analysis.

Temple TUteach

TUteach is a collaboration between the College of Science and Technology and the College of Education. TUteach integrates a secondary school (grades 7 through 12) mathematics or science teaching track so you can become eligible to take the PRAXIS certification exam upon graduation.

Learn more about the TUteach program degrees.

Classes & Curriculum

The Mathematics BS with TUteach follows the same curricular program as the Mathematics BA, which includes

  • 4 credit hours in computer and technology science,
  • 8 credit hours in physics and
  • 42 to 43 credit hours in math.

For the teaching component, you’ll take

  • 3 credit hours in philosophy or history,
  • 3 credit hours in research methods,
  • 22 credit hours from the College of Education and
  • 3 credit hours from the College of Science and Technology.

Some of the teaching classes offered by the College of Education and the College of Science and Technology include

  • Coding STEM Lessons,
  • Introduction to Inclusive Education,
  • Step 1 and 2: Inquiry-Based Lesson Design in Science and Mathematics Modified for English Learners, and
  • TUteach Apprentice Teaching.

Learn more about Mathematics BS with Teaching classes.

Related Graduate Degrees

Related Graduate Certificates

*College of Education
**Fox School of Business

+1 Bachelor-Master Programs

The College of Science and Technology offers +1 Accelerated Bachelor-Master Programs. Students can earn a BA or BS and, at the end of the fifth year, an MA or MS. Coursework is completed over five years instead of taking the usual six-year course of study.

Learn more about the College of Science and Technology’s +1 Bachelor-Master programs.

Dual Bachelor-Master Program for International Students

International students have the opportunity to earn a bachelor’s degree from their home institution and a graduate degree from Temple over five years. This multidisciplinary program includes undergraduate- and graduate-level coursework at Temple. Students are prepared for professional careers in today’s global economy and job market.

Learn more about the College of Science and Technology’s Dual Bachelor-Master Program for international students.

Mathematics with Teaching Major / Master of Education

You can also earn a Mathematics with Teaching Major from the College of Science and Technology and a Master of Education from the College of Education. Qualified students can earn a master’s degree in five years, instead of taking the usual six. Learn more about pursuing this accelerated degree.

3+3 Accelerated Program

Qualified students can earn the Mathematics with Teaching Major and a Doctor of Physical Therapy from the College of Public Health over a five-year course of study, instead of taking the usual six years.

Learn more about the College of Science and Technologys 3+3 Accelerated Degree Program.

3+4 Accelerated Programs

The College of Science and Technology offers 3+4 Accelerated Degree Programs in a seven-year course of study, instead of the usual eight years. Qualifying undergraduate students can obtain the Mathematics with Teaching Major from CST and a

  • Doctor of Medicine in Dentistry from the Kornberg School of Dentistry,
  • Doctor of Podiatric Medicine from the School of Podiatric Medicine,
  • Doctor of Medicine from the Lewis Katz School of Medicine, or
  • Doctor of Pharmacy Medicine from the School of Pharmacy.

Learn more about the College of Science and Technology’s 3+4 Accelerated Degree Programs.

Post-Baccalaureate Pre-Health Program

The College of Science and Technology Post-Baccalaureate Pre-Health Program is designed for students planning to apply to medical school or pursue other health-related professions. The program offers the following two tracks.

  • The Basic Core in Health Sciences is intended for professionals who need the required science courses to apply to medical school.
  • The Advanced Core in Health Sciences is a program for current students who have met the premedical requirements and who seek advanced science coursework.

Both tracks include classes in the Lewis Katz School of Medicine and the College of Science and Technology. Learn more about the College of Science and Technology’s Post-Baccalaureate Pre-Health Program.

Tuition & Fees

In keeping with Temple’s commitment to access and affordability, the Bachelor of Science program offers a competitive level of tuition with multiple opportunities for financial support.

Tuition rates are set annually by the university and are affected by multiple factors, including program degree level (undergraduate or graduate), course load (full or part time), in-state or out-of-state residency and more. Learn more about our tuition and fees.

These tuition costs apply to the 2018–2019 academic year.

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