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Middle School Junior/High Mathematics License

Students follow the elementary education Decision Points.

Only open to candidates who currently hold or who are pursuing a license in elementary: intermediate education.  Middle school/Junior High licensure in mathematics will be granted when the following criteria are met:

  • all requirements for the elementary intermediate license;
  • completion of the following mathematics content courses with a C- or better grade;
  • completion of the following mathematics content courses with a 2.5 minimum grade point average;
  • completion of the professional education courses with a 2.5 minimum grade-point average;
  • passing score on the PRAXIS II exam for middle school mathematics.

Middle school/junior high content area, mathematics, 24-31 hours.

MATH 161 - Applied Calculus 1 (3)
or
MATH 165 - Calculus 1 (4)

MATH 181 - Elementary Probability and Statistics (3)
MATH 310 - Topics in Algebra for the Elementary and Middle School Teacher (3)
MATH 316 - Topics in Number Theory for the Elementary and Middle School Teacher (3)
MATH 330 - Technology in Elementary and Middle School Mathematics (3)
MATH 360 - Topics in Geometry for the Elementary and Middle School Teacher (3)

Professional education, 6-12 hours

EDJH 385 - Principlees of Teaching in the Middle School (3)
MATH 393 - Teaching and Learning Mathematics in the Middle School (3)

Additional student teaching (0-6)

Additional student teaching may be waived if elementary student teaching is in grade 5 or grade 6.


For course descriptions and prerequisites, please see the Mathematical Sciences section of the current Undergraduate Course Catalog.

Mathematical Sciences
Robert Bell Building (RB), room 465
Ball State University
Muncie, IN 47306

Hours: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time, Monday-Friday (Summer Hours 7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Eastern Time, Monday - Friday)
Phone: 765-285-8640
Fax: 765-285-1721
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