If you enjoy math but are not quite ready to commit to a major, a minor in mathematics will communicate to others your interest and abilities in logical thought, persistence, attention to detail, and problem-solving. If you start with a Mathematical Studies major and discover that your schedule or passion doesn’t allow you to finish, then you can still have a minor showing on your transcript.
Minor Requirements for Elementary or Secondary Certification
For more information regarding teacher certification with a minor, see the Department of Teaching, Learning & Curriculum. Students in an elementary or secondary teacher certification program are required to take the following courses: