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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. A printer-friendly list of Chemistry Education courses is available. 

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

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