- About the Department
- Course Information
- Mathematics Education
- Educator Licensure
The Department of Mathematical Sciences offers a program that prepares students to become licensed teachers of Mathematics in the State of Illinois. This initial licensure is for teaching grades 9 through 12.
Undergraduate students may pursue educator licensure as a
Mathematics major or postgraduate. Graduate-level students can
meet licensure requirements as students-at-large or in a
graduate program*. Students must be admitted to Northern
Illinois University in order to participate in the licensure
* subject to program policy
Disclosure of fees associated with the educator licensure program
Go to the NIU homepage to
learn about the admissions processes for an undergraduate or
Go to the NIU Educator Licensure and Preparation homepage for information regarding other licensure programs at NIU.
Go to the CLAS Educator Licensure homepage for information regarding general information about educator licensure in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.