Bachelor of Arts in Mathematics: Concentration in Teaching Roadmap

120 Total Units Required
Minimum number of units in the Major: 45

Plan of Study Grid
First SemesterUnits
ENG 114
First Year Composition 1
or First Year Composition Stretch I
3
MATH 226 Calculus I 4
Area A: Oral Communication (A1) or Critical Thinking (A3) 2 3
Area C: Arts (C1) or Humanities (C2) 3
Area D: Social Sciences: U.S. History (D2) or U.S. and California Government (D3) 3
 Units16
Second Semester
ENG 214
Second Year Written Composition: English
or First Year Composition Stretch II
3
MATH 227 Calculus II 4
Area A: Critical Thinking (A3) or Oral Communication (A1) 3
Area D: Social Sciences (D1) 3
Area D: Social Sciences: U.S. and California Government (D3) or U.S. History (D2) 3
 Units16
Third Semester
CSC 210
Introduction to Computer Programming
or Computer Programming for Scientists and Engineers
3
MATH 228 Calculus III 4
Area A: Written Communication II (A4) (if not already satisfied) or Complimentary Studies or SF State Studies 3
Area B: Physical Science (B1) and Laboratory Science (B3) 3 3-4
Area C: Literature (C3) 3
 Units16-17
Fourth Semester
MATH 301GW Exploration and Proof - GWAR 3
MATH 324 Probability and Statistics with Computing 3
Area B: Life Science (B2) and Laboratory Science (B3) 3 3-4
Area C: Arts (C1) 3
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Electives 3
 Units15-16
Fifth Semester
MATH 300GW History of Mathematics - GWAR 3
MATH 310 Elementary Number Theory 3
MATH 325 Linear Algebra 3
Upper Division Physical and/or Life Sciences: UD–B (consider SF State Studies course) 3
Complementary Studies 3
 Units15
Sixth Semester
MATH 335 Modern Algebra 3
MATH 350 Geometry 3
Upper Division Arts and/or Humanities: UD–C (consider SF State Studies course) 3
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Electives - Take 2 6
 Units15
Seventh Semester
MATH 370 Real Analysis I 3
MATH 475 Capstone Course for Secondary Teachers of Mathematics 4 3
Upper Division Social Sciences: UD–D (consider SF State Studies course) 3
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Electives 3
 Units12
Eighth Semester
MATH 375 Field Study for Secondary Teachers 3
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Electives - Take 3 9
 Units12
 Total Units117-119
1

ENG 114 can only be taken if you complete Directed Self-Placement (DSP) and select ENG 114; if you choose ENG 104/ ENG 105 through DSP you will satisfy A2 upon successful completion of ENG 105 in the second semester; multilingual students may be advised into alternative English courses 

2

To avoid taking additional units, it is recommended that you meet LLD and SF State Studies requirements (AERM, GP, ES, SJ) within your GE or major

3

Consider taking a class with a combined laboratory or a separate lab to fulfill B3 if the requirement has not already been met.

4

MATH 475 serves as the capstone course for the major.