Bachelor of Science in Mathematics with Teacher Licensure

Discover a high quality foundation in the core concepts of the traditional and the modern elements of higher mathematics.

A Bachelor of Science in Mathematics Education will equip you with advanced mathematics skills and with methods for classroom instruction to help you excel as a math teacher for secondary school students, while providing the foundation for opportunities for a career in higher education.


What You’ll Learn

Offering skills in modern mathematics and computation, the Bachelor of Science in Mathematics Education also develops your knowledge of investigative teaching techniques, curriculum planning, effective student communication and more to prepare you for secondary education classroom instruction. A supervised field teaching experience will help prepare you for a career as a classroom mathematics teacher. The University’s Math Club provides additional opportunities for academic and professional growth through interaction with professors and classmates.

Available Programs

Bachelor of Science in Mathematics with Teacher Licensure

In addition to the Gardner-Webb University general education program requirements, students will be required to complete 36 hours within the major and 32 hours within the required Professional Education Minor.

Additional information about these options, including descriptions of specific courses and their corresponding credit hours, is available in the Academic Catalog.


What You’ll Do

Gardner-Webb Mathematics Education alumni often work in public and private schools as math teachers. Others work at colleges and universities upon completion of graduate coursework.

The degree also develops many transferrable skills, including critical thinking, problem diagnosis and solving, and computer and quantitative skills, that are valuable for professions in

  • engineering
  • research
  • data processing

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