Mathematical Sciences

Secondary Education

Math = Power

Equip future generations with a powerful tool. We know that proficiency in math can translate to improved problem-solving overall. As a math teacher, you will help students develop such lifelong skills. If you are up for a challenging—and rewarding—career in secondary education, Michigan Tech will prepare you to teach society’s future thinkers.

In the Department of Mathematical Sciences, you will earn a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics and complete additional course work that will prepare you for secondary-education certification in the state of Michigan. The program includes specialized courses in geometry, number theory, and the history of mathematics, providing a strong foundation for a career in education and the versatility to choose another math-related pathway.

Michigan Tech offers a number of content options for completing Michigan’s required teaching minor, including biological sciences, chemistry, computer science, economics, English, physics, and technology and design.