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Mathematics 6-12 Teaching Field Endorsement

Earning a mathematics teaching endorsement opens the door for employment opportunities, both in Nebraska and nationwide. UNK mathematics education graduates enjoy successful job placement and have rewarding careers that prepare young people for employment in technical fields and for additional study in science, engineering and technology.

After completing the program requirements, you will have a strong mathematical background in all areas needed for high school teaching including calculus, geometry, statistics and mathematical history. Classes for mathematics education majors are taught by full-time professional staff who are dedicated to your success. The faculty’s specialties range from the applied to the most abstract mathematics. The advanced classes often have fewer than a dozen students allowing faculty to provide you with individual assistance.

8% Projected Employment Growth

from 2016 to 2026 according to U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics

Career Opportunities with this Degree

  • 6-12 Public School Mathematics Teacher
  • 6-12 Private School Mathematics Teacher
Stephanie Rudder

"I chose UNK because it has one of the best teaching programs in the country, but I also had the honor to compete at the collegiate level in track and field." Academically and athletically, Stephanie Rudder has connected at UNK. "What I like most about the math department is the personal and professional relationships I have built with the faculty and other Math majors."

Stephanie Rudder