Mathematics, Secondary Education Certification, B.S.
The Bachelor of Science in Mathematics with Secondary Certification provides excellent preparation for teaching grades 7-12 in Pennsylvania and more than 40 other states with reciprocal agreements.
In Shippensburg University’s program you will complete mathematics requirements while taking education courses for certification. This parallel structure with other mathematics concentrations provides a unique level of flexibility in choosing and completing this program.
The undergraduate catalog provides details about courses and requirements.
Shippensburg University’s secondary education programs are accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education.
As you prepare to become a teacher, you will participate in hands-on learning experiences such as:
- Observation of classes in elementary, middle school, and high school settings
- Opportunities to provide one-on-one tutoring to develop your math and communication skills
- Observations of physically challenged and exceptional learners
- Student teaching placements for field experience in your future profession
You can also join several professional math and education organizations while you are a student to boost your resume and create networking opportunities.