We have dynamic and experienced faculty, and Middle Grades Mathematics majors at Austin Peay are mentored and taught by professors from both the College of STEM and the College of Education. Scholarships are available, in addition to positions on campus working in supplemental labs. Students in this program receive licensure to teach in middle school mathematics, a high demand field.
Students will have classes in both mathematics and education. Classes are varied and include both content and pedagogy courses. Students will also have opportunities to work in many local schools in various field experience placements.
Sample Course Plan
What opportunities are available with this degree?
Students pursuing the middle grades mathematics major will be licensed to teach in a middle school mathematics classroom upon completion of the program requirements and assessments. Graduates can go on to complete their doctorate degree with a specialization in mathematics education.
- Attend Graduate School for Doctorate of Education (Ph.D or Ed.D)