M.S. Teaching & Learning - Math Teaching Licensure

The Master of Science in Teaching and Learning with a Mathematics and Science Licensure Concentration program consists of 12 three-credit core courses. (Some M.S. in Teaching and Learning students may be required to take RES501 as part of their program if they have an undergraduate GPA below 3.00. In this case, the degree is 39 credits.) 

Note: CSU-Global is no longer accepting new students into this program as of the Fall, 2018 trimester

Recommended order of courses for the M.S. in Teaching and Learning - Math Teaching Licensure program:

Note: This order of courses is based on the Winter 2018-2019 catalog.  If you started this program prior to the Winter 2018-2019 trimester, you may have a different list of required classes.  Please refer to a previous academic catalog to view your required courses.  You can view your catalog year from your Student Portal by clicking on Degree Progress Details. All previous catalogs are available in the Student Portal, on the bottom of the main page.

  • (RES501* - Fundamentals of Research and Writing) (Not required for all students)
  • OTL501 - Educator Effectiveness (Required Co-Requisite with OTL590)
  • OTL590 - Student Teaching I (Required Co-Requisite with OTL501)
  • OTL502 - Learning Theories and Models of Instruction
  • OTL516 - Effective Mathematics Instruction
  • OTL539- Theory and Practice in Backward Design  (Students taking OTL540K will not be able to apply this credit towards any program requiring OTL540)
  • OTL547 - Evaluation and Assessment (Students taking OTL541K will not be able to apply this credit towards any program requiring OTL541)
  • OTL565 - Cultural and Linguistic Diversity in the Differentiated Classroom (Co-Requisite with OTL591)
  • OTL591 - Student Teaching II (Co-Requisite with OTL565)
  • OTL504 - Social, Ethical and Legal Issues in 21st Century Learning
  • OTL545 - Technology and Innovation
  • OTL568 - Action Research
  • OTL579 - Research-Based Professional Project OR 
  • OTL581 - Capstone - Researching Effective Educational Programming  (Prerequisite: All core courses)

You can access  copy of the sample syllabus for each of these courses through the booklist. Just click on the course code in the left hand column. For course descriptions, please visit the current academic catalog.