Bachelor Of Education BEd In Mathematics Education 6 12
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Transfer Credits
Transfer in up to 75% of the degree total
Next Start Date
Aug 23, 2021
NCATE through CAEP

Learn How to Teach Mathematics to the Next Generation

Do you want to teach middle or high school students how math can be not only useful but also fun and interesting? With a firm grounding in mathematics education, you can can help students grow into successful adults and encourage them to pursue careers in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM). Pursuing our Bachelor of Education (B.Ed.) in Mathematics Education 6-12 can equip you to teach math to students and help them move toward a bright future.

Liberty’s practical Mathematics Education gives you the preparation and credential you’ll need to teach upon graduation. With hands-on experience applying what you learn in a classroom, you will develop the teaching skills you need to help students engage with your lessons. You’ll prepare and inspire the next generation of business professionals, engineers, and educators.

So don’t wait any longer! You want to start your career journey, and we want to help you get there. Pursue our teacher licensure in mathematics, so you can get all the tools you need to be career-ready upon graduation. Start changing the world by molding the future.

Upon successful completion of Liberty University’s Virginia state-approved Bachelor of Education program, you may apply for your teaching license in another state through reciprocity, which may or may not result in additional requirements based on your state’s Department of Education regulations.

Why Choose Liberty’s B.Ed. in Mathematics Education 6-12 Degree?

Pursuing your teaching license is a big deal! We want to come alongside you and make the process as seamless as possible. Since true work experience is the best way to gain confidence as a teacher, we offer various practicum and student teaching opportunities to provide you with valuable classroom training.

Within our School of Education, we have a team dedicated to overseeing your practicum experience to ensure that you are prepared to take on a class full of students. You will have the chance to complete your student teaching in various locations throughout Virginia as well as in Washington, D.C., through one of our fellowship programs. Here, you’ll see the urban school setting and stay in the heart of the district for an entire semester!

Our nation is desperate for teachers who are well-educated, enthusiastic, and compassionate toward their students. As one of the largest providers of teachers in the Commonwealth of Virginia, Liberty wants to help prepare you to teach with integrity and strong Christian ethics – because as an educator, you have the chance to make a huge impact on the lives of children from all types of backgrounds. Prepare yourself for this responsibility by partnering with us.

What Will You Learn in Our B.Ed. in Mathematics Education 6-12?

Earning your teacher licensure in mathematics for grades 6-12 means that you will need to be prepared to tackle challenges in many important teaching areas. That’s why this degree provides the curriculum and experience you’ll need to be career-ready.

With a B.Ed. in Mathematics Education, you’ll take all of the foundational math courses you need like calculus and analytic geometry, mathematical reasoning, statistics, linear algebra, and elementary and abstract algebra. You will also gain a strong foundation in teaching topics that will help you build lessons and effective exercises.

Additionally, you’ll study all the areas you need as an educator as well as participate in a full year of student teaching. Some of the education courses you’ll take include:

  • Content Instructional Design
  • Foundations of Education
  • Introduction to Applied Education Technology Practicum
  • Seminar in Classroom Management
  • Teaching Math in Secondary Schools

View the Degree Completion Plan, and check out our featured courses below to learn more about what you’ll be studying!

Featured Courses

EDUC 235 – Content Instructional Design

MATH 131 – Calculus and Analytic Geometry

MATH 200 – Introduction to Mathematical Reasoning

MATH 321 – Linear Algebra

Degree Information
Admission Requirements

Highlights of Our Bachelor of Education Degree

  • The School of Education is accredited by the National Council of Accreditation for Teacher Education (NCATE) through the Council of Accreditation for Educator Preparation (CAEP).
  • Pursuing our Bachelor of Education licensure tracks may make you eligible for the Federal TEACH Grant.
  • You will have a total of 390 classroom hours by the time you graduate.
  • The Educational Technology Lab provides students with resources, software, and equipment to help promote learning with technology.
  • All of our faculty who oversee licensure courses have K-12 experience and a current teaching license.
  • You will have the opportunity to do your student teaching in various locations throughout Virginia, including the Washington, D.C., public school system through our Washington Fellowship.

B.Ed. Degree Information

Career Opportunities for Mathematics Education Graduates

Upon successful completion of the 100% online B.Ed. in Mathematics Education, you will be prepared with a well-respected degree in education, Virginia licensure, and over 200 hours of classroom experience. This degree will equip you with all the necessary resources, tools, and knowledge needed to succeed as a middle school or high school teacher.

Liberty’s Bachelor of Education in Mathematics Education degree provides the possibility of obtaining a variety of mathematics-related jobs, such as:

  • Accountant
  • Actuarial mathematics advisor
  • Applied mathematics advisor
  • Computer science technician
  • Data processor
  • Engineer
  • Finance/insurance consultant
  • Mathematician
  • Mathematics educator
  • Meteorologist
  • National defense/military mathematician
  • Operations researcher
  • Statistics engineer

Admission Requirements for Undergraduate Degrees

Every application is reviewed by the admission committee on a case-by-case basis, meaning there are no set minimums for acceptance. However, all applicants must submit the following documents* for admission:

  • Admission application
  • Admission essay
  • Official college transcripts (if applicable)
  • Official high school transcripts
  • SAT, ACT, or CLT scores (Liberty University is offering test-optional admission for Spring, Summer, and Fall 2021 applicants)

*Note that additional documentation may be requested by the admission committee after your application has been received.