The NAUTeach program provides teacher certification preparation coursework for future mathematics and science teachers. 

NAUTeach Grand Canyon Photo
Photo Credit: Jasmine Coro 

Our program—modeled after the highly successful UTeach program at the University of Texas at Austin—offers you the opportunity to:

  • graduate in four years with a Bachelor of Science in Education in science or mathematics AND secondary teacher certification
  • gain real classroom experience from your very first semester
  • get part of your tuition reimbursed when you complete specific courses
  • have your loans forgiven
  • earn scholarships and internships
  • join the NAUTeach Learning Community, a supportive on-campus residential program
  • meet a critical need—there is a serious shortage of middle and high school mathematics and science teachers
  • inspire future scientists, engineers, and mathematicians to change the world

Student testimonials:

 “NAUTeach is an innovative way to both recruit teachers who never had an idea they had a passion for teaching, and to inspire those who love teaching to develop their skills and become amazing teachers. I love this program.”
—Rebekkah Iskiw, NAUTeach Alumni

“NAUTeach is an amazing program. It is unique in the way it blends inquiry with science and mathematics.”
—Todd Gonzales, NAUTeach Student

“The NAUTeach program has really prepared me not only for the subject I teach, but for all the other areas of teaching that are necessary for creating a successful classroom.”
—Megan Klinefelter, NAUTeach Student