As a mathematics education major, you will receive rigorous training in mathematics while gaining comprehensive experience in a series of courses, field experiences and extensive classroom experience throughout your HU career.
Strong Foundation, Effective Teacher
As a mathematics student, you will be
prepared to help your future students develop skills in problem solving,
logical reasoning, and the application of modern technology. At
Huntington, you will experience the individual attention normally
associated with small liberal arts colleges with the educational
opportunities and research-active faculty normally found only at major
As an education graduate, you will be licensed to teach grades 5-12 in math.
Extensive Classroom Experience
At Huntington, you will gain specifically designed skills for mathematics education majors that will give you hands-on, practical experiences every semester. You will complete a three-week, full-day practicum in a multicultural school in Fort Wayne as well as observation and participation hours in the actual classroom before you ever begin student teaching. At Huntington, you will gain wide exposure to different grade levels and styles of teaching and learning.
Huntington students have a very high rate of passage on state education competency tests. Our NCATE-accredited
program is specifically designed for students who wish to obtain an Indiana teaching license. Reciprocity agreements with other states help our graduates find employment all across the country. Along with being NCATE accredited, our program is also nationally recognized by NCATE.