2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog

Chemistry Education, Bachelor of Science

The chemistry education major requires 48 hours of chemistry, biology, mathematics, and physics combined plus 47 hours of professional studies in education. The chemistry education major leads to a bachelor of science degree.

Chemistry Specialization Requirements

Core Courses

CHEM 111General Chemistry I

4

CHEM 112General Chemistry II

4

CHEM 201Organic Chemistry I

4

CHEM 301Organic Chemistry II

4

 

CHEM 305Quantitative Chemical Analysis

4

OR

CHEM 342/BIOL 341Instrumental Analysis

4

 

CHEM 310Principles Of Physical Chemistry

4

OR

CHEM 321Physical Chemistry I

4

OR

CHEM 322Physical Chemistry II

4

 

CHEM 314/BIOL 314Biochemistry I

4

OR

CHEM 315/BIOL 315Biochemistry II

4

 

CHEM 350Science Curriculum Projects

2

CHEM 399Open Titled

3

BIOL 110General Biology I

4

MATH 115Calculus I

4

PHYS 120University Physics I

4

PHYS 210University Physics II

4

CHEM 399 Lab Assistant (2 cr)

Required Professional Studies Courses

EDUC 101Introduction Educational Practice

3

EDUC 202Cultural Awareness in the Classroom

3

EDUC 280Exceptional Child

3

EDUC 282Educational Psychology Application

3

EDUC 316Read/Write Across Curriculums

3

EDUC 333The Learning Environment

3

EDUC 340Educational Measurement/Evaluation

3

EDUC 342Middle School Curriculum/Instruct

3

EDUC 400Early Professional Experience

1

EDUC 409Secondary Methods

3

EDUC 410Secondary Methods Clinical Practice

3

EDUC 421Student Teaching/Secondary

7 to 15

EDUC 428Secondary Programs Clinical Seminar

1

CHEMISTRY EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS AT A GLANCE
Type of Credit Required Credits
General Education (For B.S.)* 26
Major 48
Education 47
Elective 0
Total Credits to Earn Degree 121
*Based on students arriving as first time freshmen. Some general education requirements are met through required major courses. This reduces the number of required general education credits.