Early Adolescence through Adolescence
- Mathematics Education Program

The Early Adolescence through Adolescence (EA-A) Program in Mathematics is available for students who plan to teach mathematics to children from age 10 to age 21, in 6th through 12th grade.

Mathematics Program students gain real world experience in the classroom through student teaching at area schools. Students who satisfactorily complete the program requirements also meet the Wisconsin teacher certification requirements for teaching mathematics subject areas in those grades.

Undergraduate Degree in Early Adolescence through Adolescence - Mathematics Education Program


Bachelor's degree in Education leading to licensure.

Admission Criteria for the Undergraduate Mathematics Education Program (PDF)

Download Undergraduate Early Adolescence through Adolescence - Mathematics Teacher Certification Program Application (PDF)

Application Deadlines

A new cohort begins each year, approximately June 1. Applications are accepted during the months of September and January. However, if space permits, applications will be accepted after the January application period but no later than April 30. Contact advising to determine if space is still available.

Post-Baccalaureate Teacher Certification in Early Adolescence through Adolescence - Mathematics Program


Students who already have a bachelor's degree and are interested in becoming licensed teachers in the state of Wisconsin may earn Post-Baccalaureate teacher certification in Mathematics.

Admission Criteria for the Post-Baccalaureate Mathematics Education Program (PDF)

Download Post Baccalaureate Early Adolescence through Adolescence - Mathematics Teacher Certification Program Application (PDF)

Application Deadlines

A new cohort begins each year, approximately June 1. Applications are accepted during the months of September and January. However, if space permits, applications will be accepted after the January application period but no later than April 30. Contact advising to determine if space is still available.

Additional Licensure


Students at this level of certification may add the following licenses while pursuing a mathematics licensure as their initial certification. Students with certification in mathematics may also return to UWM to add these licenses at a later date:

Bilingual (PDF)
English as a Second Language (PDF)
World Languages (PDF)

Curriculum and Instruction Advising


Visit the Curriculum and Instruction Advising webpage for more advising information.

Early Adolescence through Adolescence - Mathematics Downloadable Program Sheets


Early Adolescence through Adolescence - Mathematics Program Sheet - Undergraduate (PDF)

Early Adolescence through Adolescence - Mathematics Program Sheet - Post Baccalaureate (PDF)

Faculty and Staff


Program Director

Mike Steele

Academic Advisor

Andrea Azarian