MC

Mississippi College

Chemistry/Secondary Education

Completion of the following curriculum makes a student eligible for a standard educator license to teach chemistry at the secondary level.  The  student is urged also to become licensed in an additional area.

Requirement Class Name Hours
University Core    
Chemistry Core   47
CHE 141 General Chemistry I 4
CHE 142 General Chemistry II 4
CHE 303 Organic Chemistry I 3
CHE 313 Organic Chemistry Laboratory I 2
CHE 304 Organic Chemistry II 3
CHE 314 Organic Chemistry Laboratory 2
CHE 310 Quantitative Chemical Analysis 4
CHE 317 Chemical Dynamics 4
CHE 431 Chemistry Seminar 1
Choose 151 & 152 or 251 & 252    
PHY 151 General Physics I 4
PHY 152 General Physics II 4
PHY 251 Fundamentals of Physics I 4
PHY 252 Fundamentals of Physics II 4
     
MAT 121 Calculus with Analytic Geometry 
MAT 122  Calculus with Analytic Geometry II 
     
Choose one:    
CSC 114  Introduction to Computer Science 
CSC 115  Foundations of Computer Science 
Choose one:     
COM 203 Professional Communication Skills 
COM 304  Public Speaking  3
  Must participate in a minimum of 3 hours of research with an oral presentation at a professional meeting  
Choose a minimum of 4 hours of Biochemistry    
CHE 418  Biochemistry: Macromolecules 
CHE 419  Biochemistry: Metabolism 
CHE 420  Bioanalyticsl Chemistry Laboratory  1
CHE 421  Biophysical Chemistry Laboratory 

Additional Requirements 

   
CHE 435  Methods of Teaching Secondary School Science 
BIO 111 Biology I 
BIO 112  Biology II 
NCATE Requirements     
BIO 145  Introduction to Earth Science 
     
MAT 207  Elementary Statistics 
or    
MAT 353  Introduction to Mathematical Probability & Statistics 
Professional Education, 7-12    28 
   Students may not take Edu 403, 460, 431, 432, 433, 434, 471, 472, 473, or 474 prior to admittance into the TEP.  
EDU 299  Pre-Teaching Field Experience 
EDU 300  Introduction to Education 
EDU 304  Educational Psychology 
EDU 403  Measurement & Evaluation of Student Progress 
PSY 435  Psychology of Exceptional Children 
EDU 460 Managing the Secondary Classroom 3
EDU 431 Directed Teaching in 7-12 3
EDU 432 Directed Teaching in 7-12 3
EDU 433 Directed Teaching in 7-12 3
EDU 434 Directed Teaching in 7-12 3
Total Hours   130