The mission of the Middle, Secondary and Mathematics Education Department is to prepare teachers who can positively impact students, their environment, and society.

Programs are designed to prepare educators who

  • are reflective and competent decision-makers who are able to maximize student learning in a variety of instructional situations, and
  • can demonstrate the ability to promote high levels of achievement and skill development among students.

In addition, the faculty members are committed to promoting character development, positive attitudes, and professional dispositions conducive to effective teaching.