Mathematics (Secondary Education), B.S.

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The Department of Mathematics and Computer Science's major in mathematics/secondary education at Palm Beach Atlantic University is designed to be excellent preparation for a career in mathematics education. The courses offered are up-to-date and academically rigorous.

School of Education & Behavioral Studies , School of Liberal Arts & Sciences

West Palm Beach



Along with acquiring skill in teaching mathematical concepts, you will examine important learning theories and learning processes, while emphasizing cultural and environmental influences on the learning experience. Our courses also instill in you the values of intellect, Christian character and personal integrity.

What can I do with this degree?

  • Middle or high school teacher
  • Guidance Counselor
  • Admission Counselor

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The School of Education & Behavioral Studies is well-known throughout Florida and as such, has established solid partnerships with school districts and other organizations for meaningful hands-on student teaching and clinical opportunities. Our Christ-centered approach to teaching and learning will deepen your outlook on your chosen profession and the impact you can have on others. And our innovative range of programs, from education to athletic training, results in a dynamic range of students learning together and collaborating daily.

Features of our distinguished education and behavioral studies programs:

  • Experience an education grounded in the liberal arts with a Christian perspective.
  • Engage in hands-on learning through off-campus internships in various health and education-related fields.
  • Discover undergraduate research opportunities with HHP faculty
  • Develop the skills and knowledge you need to work in the exercise science field.

Students may seek Florida certification after the following steps are completed:

Apply to the state for certification: The state will send you a Statement of Eligibility.
Schedule a Subject Area Exam if indicated on your Statement of Eligibility: Florida Teacher Certification Exams:
Complete additional requirements listed on your Statement of Eligibility.

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