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 chemistry education must maintain a grade point average of 3.0 or greater overall, in the major, and/or minor(s) with no grade below a "B-" in the professional education sequence and no grade below a "C" in the major and/or minor(s).
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- Total Credits Required for Degree133
- General Education30-40
- Required Courses in Major32
- Other Required Courses26
- GC 385 Weather and Climate (4 cr.)
- Professional Education37
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.
Note: MA 111 is a prerequisite for many courses.
This major does not require a minor.