Secondary Education Chemistry Major

Completion of the chemistry courses as well as the professional education sequence lead to certification as a secondary teacher of chemistry. Students in this program must select an academic minor in another department. A minor in physics education is recommended. Advising for this major is provided by the School of Education.

Students with a major or minor in secondary education must maintain a grade point average of 3.0 or greater with no grade below a "B-" in the professional education sequence, the major and/or minors and required cognates combined.

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Total Credits Required for Degree 137

Liberal Studies 30-40

Required Courses in Major 32

Other Required Courses 26
     PH 201 College Physics I (5 cr.)
     PH 202 College Physics II (5 cr.)
     GC 385 Weather and Climate (4 cr.)

Professional Education 37

Teaching Minor, Minimum 

Students who minor in Physics Education and take PH 220 and CH 221 can complete the minor with an additional 10 credit hours of physics.