Plan for Mathematics Introductory Authorization to Teaching Credentials


  • Meets guidelines for the California Commission on Teacher Credentialing authorization for holders to teach mathematics in California public schools through grade 9 level. NCLB compliant.
  • Choose 48 quarter units from the matrix below.
  • Must include at least 4 quarter units in each required subject area (algebra; advanced algebra; geometry; probability and statistics; real number system or introduction to mathematics). 'X' in the matrix indicates course meets these requirements.
  • Course substitutions of like content from accredited community colleges, colleges and universities can be made with the approval of your advisor.

Plan for Mathematics Introductory Authorization to Teaching Credentials

Course Number, Title and Quarter Units Algebra Advanced Algebra Geometry Probability and Statistics Real Number System or Introduction to Math

Math 110
College Algebra
(4 Units)
OR
Math 10
College Algebra at Community College

YES        
MATH 120
Pre-Calculus
Mathematics
(4 units)
OR
MATH 12
Pre-Calculus
at Community College
  YES      
MATH 115
The Ideas of
Mathematics
(4 units)
OR
MATH 13
Liberal Arts Math
at Community College
      YES  
MATH 180
Critical Thinking through
Applications of
Mathematical Logic
(4 units)
         
MATH 301A
Fundamental Concepts of
Mathematics for
Educators (Arithmetic/
Geometry) (4 units)
        YES
MATH 301B
Fundamental Concepts of
Mathematics for
Educators (Concrete to
Abstract in Algebra/
Geometry) (4 units)
         
MATH 301C
Fundamental Concepts of
Mathematics for
Educators (Further
Developments in
Algebra/Geometry)
(4 units)
         
MATH 308
Problem Solving through
Theory and Practice
(2 units)
         
MATH 229
Geometry in Two and
Three Dimensions
(4 units)
    YES    
MATH 211
Basic Concepts of Calculus
OR
MATH 192
Methods of Calculus
(4 units)
OR
MATH 1A
Calculus
at Community College
YES YES YES   YES
MATH 305
Statistics: Hypothesis
Testing and Estimation
OR
MATH 262
Applied Statistics
(4 units)
      YES  
MATH 199
Technology in Math
Education through
Problem Solving
(3 units)
         
MATH 212
Calculus II
(4 units)
YES YES YES   YES
MATH 272
Discrete Mathematics
(4 units)
  YES