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Mathematics 2018-01-03T16:20:37+00:00


51     Mathematics

includes calculus, algebra, geometry, trigonometry, number theory, differential equations, computations, algorithms, modern analysis, statistics, chemical engineering, bioengineering, biomedical engineering, industrial engineering, mechanical engineering, finance, microeconomics, macroeconomics, chemistry, physics, biochemistry, biophysics, civil engineering, electrical engineering.


Middle Level grades 5-9 license

Click here for CKA: Middle Level Mathematics Exam


Secondary (7-12) and Specialty (Pre K-12) license

Click here for CKA: Mathematics Exam



  • Beginning teachers adding the endorsement to an initial license must satisfy the requirements for the license which include 24-36 semester hours in mathematics and pass the Content Knowledge Assessment (CKA) in Mathematics.

  • Teachers seeking to add the endorsement to an existing NM teaching license of any level can either:

    • Pass the CKA in Mathematics; predecessor or comparable exam; or
    • Earn 24-36 semester hours of credit in mathematics (12 of the hours must be upper division credit if adding the endorsement to a secondary or pre k-12 specialty license); or

    • Be certified by the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards in mathematics.




Mathematics NMAC
Page last updated January 3, 2018