Be a Math or Science Teacher
Be the Reason a Student Comes to School Every Day
Use your passion for math or science to prepare students for rewarding STEM careers. Teaching middle or high school offers many intrinsic benefits, including a positive work/life balance.
- Choose a Personalized, Accredited, and Innovative Education Program.
- Gain Valuable Experience from Candidate Teaching and Expert Faculty.
- Become a Sought-after Middle or High School Math or Science Teacher.
Check Out Noyce Scholarships
Graduate students with a degree in a mathematics or science related field who seek teaching certification can apply for scholarships worth up to $20,000.
Top 10 Reasons to Choose KSU's Bagwell College of Education
1. Nationally Recognized Programs
All BCOE programs are accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, the Georgia Professional Standards Commission and the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education.
2. Skilled, Caring Faculty
You’ll benefit from your professors’ teaching experience in middle or high school settings, research activity, and expertise in content, curriculum and instruction.
3. Lifelong Network
Classes are kept small to foster interaction. Your classmates and professors will be valuable sources of ideas and inspiration throughout your teaching career.
4. Superior Facilities and Resources
The Bagwell Education Building and its classrooms, study areas, computer labs and Teacher Resource and Activity Corner will be your home.
5. Established Partnerships
The BCOE works closely with 13 city and county school systems across the metro area.
6. Extensive Teaching Experience
You’ll gain teaching experience in middle or high school classrooms as a junior and complete a yearlong clinical experience assignment as a senior or MAT student.
7. Focused, Discipline-Specific Programs
You’ll gain in-depth knowledge of biology, chemistry, mathematics or physics.
8. Program-specific Advising
You’ll use program-specific course grids and meetings with professional advisors to stay on track from orientation through graduation.
9. Job Placement Resources
You can take advantage of the annual education job fair, employer panels, career launch workshops, career planning resources, and networking opportunities.
10. Successful Alumni
KSU education graduates have been sought after by school systems in Georgia and beyond for more than 35 years.
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