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Mathematics Education, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #401 (ARWU) Norman, OK, United States
Teachers play a significant role in training future leaders. Mathematics teachers help to educate our doctors, engineers, scientists and business leaders in basic skills required to do their jobs every day. The Bachelor of Mathematics Education programme is offered at the University of Oklahoma.
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Overview

The nationally recognized Mathematics Education program at the University of Oklahoma offers its students excellent preparation for this responsibility with in-class education and hands-on opportunities.

Students spend more than 120 hours observing and tutoring in the classroom. These field experiences prepare students for student teaching internships, which typically last 16 weeks. Students work in the classroom observing, creating lesson plans and teaching.

The curriculum for a Bachelor of Science degree with teaching certification is designed to be completed within four years, though this can vary depending on when the student becomes a fully admitted student to the college.

A Mathematics Education student from the University of Oklahoma graduates with a Bachelor of Science in Education degree. With a Bachelor of Science in Education degree, a student may choose to pursue graduate degrees in a multitude of disciplines.

Interests and Skills

Mathematics Education students typically have interests in mathematics, science and computers and also enjoy working with middle and high school-aged students. High school preparation should include tutoring or working with middle and high school students.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    124 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Learning, Development,& Assessment for Teachers
  • Understanding & Accommo-dating Exceptional Learners
  • Learning with Educational Technologies
  • Schools in American Cultures
  • Motivation & Classroom Management for Teachers
  • Developing Problem-Solving Environments for Secondary Mathematics Learning

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    79

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 2.75

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 2.75 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

  • Submit either the OU Application, Common Application, or Coalition Application. This includes a $40, non-refundable application fee for domestic applicants.
  • Official high school transcript that reflects at least six semesters of work completed and includes your GPA computed on an unweighted 4.0 scale and your class rank
  • Official test scores to us through ACT and/or The College Board. Your test scores may also be included on your official high school transcript
  • Letter of recommendation
  • Official copies of any AP or CLEP test scores

Tuition Fee

  • International

    28500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 28500 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    27727 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 27727 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    12346 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12346 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Norman

  • 900 - 1400 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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