Table 18  
Mathematics and science teachers with an undergraduate or graduate degree in mathematics or science, by grade level: 2012  
(Percent)  
Mathematics teachers’ degree  Science teachers’ degree  

Grade level  Mathematics 
Mathematics education 
Mathematics or mathematics education 
None of these fields 
Science or engineering 
Science education 
Science, engineering, or science education 
None of these fields 

Elementary  4  2  4  96  4  2  5  95  
Middle  23  26  35  65  26  27  41  59  
High  52  54  73  27  61  48  82  18  
SOURCE: Banilower ER, Smith PS, Weiss IR, Malzahn KA, Campbell KM, Weis AM, Report of the 2012 National Survey of Science and Mathematics Education (2013). Science and Engineering Indicators 2014 