Major in Mathematics Education

Become an educator • Learn to teach mathematics • Impact the next generation

Mathematics Education is important for all students.
JBU helps you build the foundation you need.

In the mathematics education major, you will revisit the foundational concepts and learn the higher levels. 
At JBU, you will have model classrooms on campus to practice in,
and you will also have an abundance of time in real classrooms student teaching.

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Mathematics Education at JBU - You'll get to:

Experience Clinical-Style Education

Students spend a lot of time observing and teaching alongside professionals so that students are confident in classroom management and lesson planning.

Study Strong Curriculum

JBU’s education program combines the rigor of JBU's education department with the breadth of the mathematics curriculum. JBU develops great teachers who are experts in their field of study.

Learn from Experience

JBU students teach almost double the amount of time of other student-teaching programs. Mentor teachers know that JBU students’ education has prepared them to handle their classroom.

Enjoy Licensure Transfer

JBU’s program is accredited in such a way that allows students to transfer their teaching license easily across states.

Learn through Collaboration

Because of the small class sizes, JBU’s math professors are uniquely accessible to students, often attending evening study sessions and regularly tutoring students.

Teach Abroad

Education students have the opportunity to teach English for college credit during summer study abroad trips in Uganda or Lithuania.

What can you do with a mathematics education degree? 

Teach in Public or Private Schools

JBU's mathematics education program qualifies students to teach in private and public schools across the U.S.

Teach in Early Childhood Centers

Childcare workers who understand childhood development and education fundamentals are in great demand in early childhood education facilities and daycares.

Education Administrator

These professionals oversee the daily aspect of childcare centers, preschools, or other schools. This position typically requires an advanced degree.

Teach Abroad

Many international and missionary-based schools are looking for qualified teachers to serve around the world.

Social Work

Elementary schools and other educational institutions look for social workers who have a background in education.

Graduate School

Many graduates choose to pursue a degree in higher education to teach collegiate coursework in education.

Missions Work

Many missionary families are looking for qualified educational professionals to help them with homeschooling.

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