# New Mathematics Certification Area

The NES Mathematics (Middle Grades and Early Secondary) test is available for candidates seeking certification to teach in the areas of Algebra I, Geometry, Statistics and Probability, General Mathematics, and Foundational Mathematics in grades

As a result of this new test, there are now three approved Mathematics areas for certification. The table below depicts each of these certification areas, what each certification area allows educators to teach, and the approved test for certification in each area.

Approved Certification Areas | Certification Coverage | Approved Test |
---|---|---|

Middle Grades Mathematics |
Allows educators to teach Mathematics in grades |
NES Middle Grades Mathematics |

Middle Grades/Early Secondary Mathematics |
Allows educators to teach Algebra I, Geometry, Statistics and Probability, General Mathematics, and Foundational Mathematics in grades |
NES Mathematics (Middle Grades and Early Secondary) |

Mathematics | Allows educators to teach all Mathematics in grades |
NES Mathematics |

Additional information about the NES Mathematics (Middle Grades and Early Secondary) test, including preparation materials, is available on this site.