What can I do with a major in Mathematics for Secondary Education?
This major leads to certification to teach mathematics in secondary schools and is a solid foundation for continuing education toward an advanced degree in mathematics.
Why choose Mathematics for Secondary Teachers at Cornerstone?
Demand for teachers of mathematics remains very strong. Cornerstone’s Christian perspective helps aspiring teachers perceive their students as unique creations, deeply loved by their creator and worthy of the investment of education. This perspective develops teachers, who personally experience mathematics as a window to the beauty, creativity and order that God expresses in his creation and who communicate that passion to their students. Graduates with this major are thoroughly prepared both technically and personally to serve God through mathematics education.
What internships or partnerships are available with this program?
Students in this major spend a semester student teaching at schools throughout west Michigan.