Preparing for the Mathematics Education Electives Comps

  • These comps represent material in the following courses:
    • Algebra: MTED 540
    • Geometry: MTED 550
    • Analysis: MTED 560
    • Mathematical Modeling: MTED 570
    • Probability and Statistics: MTED 580

    However, they also cover some material from the following courses:

    • MTED 511
    • MTED 512
    • MATH 361A (for the Analysis Comp, MTED 560)


  • Here is a sample Comp in this field (also includes Math Ed Core Sample):


  • Formal syllabus. Includes topics and reference materials (and Math Ed Core Syllabus).


  • Informal advice from faculty:

    The following faculty members are knowledgable about this field and are willing to answer questions from students preparing for the Comp:

    • Dr. Babette Benken
    • Dr. Joshua Chesler
    • Dr. Xuhui Li
    • Dr. Jeffrey Pair
    • Dr. Angelo Segalla

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