Prof. Michael Norato

Professor of Mathematics & Math Extension Specialist

I began my teaching career in 1998 and have taught at the secondary level (grades 7-12) until 2009. I have experience teaching Physics, Chemistry, Earth/Space Science, Life & General Science, Pre-Algebra, Algebra I, & II, Geometry, Trigonometry, Developmental Math 0018, 0028, 0022, Intermediate Algebra, College Algebra, College Mathematics, and Statistics

I obtained a B.S. in Meteorology from Saint Louis University, MAED Administration/Educational Leadership, and a Graduate Certificate in Mathematics from the University of Central Florida (UCF) in 2018.

I began my career in education with Valencia College in 2009 as a math tutor for the Specialized Preparatory Area/Math Support Center. A short time after, I was a lab Instructor for the developmental math courses and was promoted to a Math adjunct professor in 2012.In 2018, I was hired as a Professor of Mathematics and Extension Specialist. My mission is to give back to the community by helping as many students as possible one class at a time.

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“We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit. ”


Osceola Campus
Building 4


I am available generally from 1-7 PM MTWRF or by appointment.

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