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Bachelor of Interdisciplinary Studies (B.I.S.) in Mathematics with Secondary Teacher Certification*

(120 credit hours)

Academic Major
Courses Hours

Mathematics 1316, 2305, 2312, 2413

13

Mathematics 3301, 3310, 3321, 4171, 4181, 4321, 4322

17

Specialization Area

18-24
Major Support Courses
Courses Hours

Communication 1315

3

English 1301, 1302 or 2311

6
General Studies 1181 1

History 1301, 1302

6

Political Science 2305, 2306

6
Core Curriculum
Courses Hours
Core Curriculum. Students should be aware that some majors specify particular courses to meet core-curriculum requirements when options are available. 42
Education
Courses Hours

Education 4321*, 4322*, 4323*

9

Education 4973*

9

Educational Psychology 3303, 3314

6

Reading 4320*

3
Electives
Courses Hours

Electives (electives vary with choice of specialization area)

0-8

Specialization Areas

Specialization area in Chemistry
Courses Hours

Chemistry 1311/1111, 1312/1112

8

Chemistry 3421, 3451, 3452

12
Specialization area in Computer Science
Courses Hours

Computer Science 1336, 1337, 2336

9

Computer Science 3304

3

Computer Science 1315, 1351, and any advanced Computer Science (at least 3 advanced hours)

6
Specialization area in English
Courses Hours

English 2321, 2322, 2323, 2326, 2329, 2331, 2341

6

English 3317, 3318, 3319

3

English 3301, 3309, 3311, 3312, 3313, 3315

3

English 4321, 4322

6
Specialization area in Kinesiology
Courses Hours

Kinesiology 1301, 1304

6

Kinesiology 3301, 3333, 3360, 4343, 4356

12
Specialization area in History
Courses Hours

History 1301, 1302

6

History 2311, 2312

6

History 3301, 4370

6

History (advanced)

3
Specialization area in Life Science**
Courses Hours

Biology 1306/1106, 1307/1107

8

Biology 1411, 1413, 2323/2123, 2324/2124

8

Biology 3301, 3403, 4303, 4451, any approved advanced 3 or 4 hour Biology

6-8
Specialization area in Physics**
Courses Hours

Mathematics 2414

4

Physics 1303/1103 or 1304/1104

4

Physics 2325/2125 and 2326/2126

8

Physics 3461

4

Physics 3442 or 3444

4
Specialization area in Spanish**
Courses Hours

Spanish 1301, 1302, 2311, 2312

12

Spanish 3301, 3302

6

Linguistics 2340, 4340

6

*Students must be admitted into the Educator Preparation Program (EPP) to enroll in any senior-level Education course or Reading 4320. For more information, visit the College of Education website.

**Students that choose the Mathematics and Life Science Education, the Mathematics and Physics Education, or the Mathematics and Spanish combinations in the Interdisciplinary Major may exceed 120 credit hours.