K-8 Mathematics Certificate Program

K-8 Mathematics

  • Different Course Options
  • Non-credit Option
  • Credit Option
  • Certificate Option
  • Applies to M.Ed Degree

Description

K-8 Mathematics Certificate candidates at Carroll University develop an in-depth understanding of mathematics content, processes, and pedagogy appropriate for grades K-8. They engage in professional learning communities and develop leadership skills to support and facilitate effective mathematics instruction and professional growth in their schools and districts.

Students can take courses for credit or non-credit. Students complete four core courses for a K-8 Mathematics Certificate, and/or use course credit toward an M.Ed. in Teaching and Learning.

The Basics

Audience: 

Prerequisites: 

Course Meeting Design:

EDU618 Foundations for Mathematics Specialists: K-8 Learners, Learning, and Teaching

  • Non-credit Option
  • Credit Option
  • Stand Alone Credential Option (When combined with 619)
  • Certificate Requirement
  • M.Ed. Requirement

EDU 619 Numbers and Operations: Curriculum and Assessment, Grades K-4

  • Non-credit Option
  • Credit Option
  • Stand Alone Credential Option (When combined with 618)
  • Certificate Requirement
  • M.Ed. Requirement

EDU 627 Numbers and Operations: Curriculum and Assessment, Grades 5-8

  • Non-credit Option
  • Credit Option
  • Prerequisite (618, 619)
  • Certificate Requirement
  • M.Ed. Requirement

EDU 628 Measurement and Geometry: K-8 Equity and Technology

 

  • Credit Option
  • M.Ed. Requirement

EDU 607 or 616 Capstone (Research Course)

 

  • Credit Option
  • M.Ed. Requirement

Course Meeting Dates 2022-23

For Credit Details

For students who:
  • Want college credit/grades
  • Want to use credits toward an M.Ed. degree.
Expectation: Complete all course requirements

Evidence of completion:

  • Transcript grades
  • Certificate
  • Can apply toward M.Ed. in Teaching & Learning
Tuition website

Total credits: 

  • 3 credits/class
  • 4 classes = Certificate, 12 credits
  • 5 classes= 15 credits
Application Process and Requirements
Questions and application materials can be directed to gradinfo@carrollu.edu
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For non-credit Details

For students who:
  • Do not need college credit
  • Want the most cost-effective way to develop knowledge and expertise

Expectation: Some course assignments may be optional

Evidence of Completion: 

  • Credential/badge for each completed course
  • Certificate

Registration Deadline: Registrations must be received two weeks before course start. Early registration is strongly encouraged to reserve your spot.  
 

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