Secondary Teaching

Concentration Chemistry

Curriculum in Secondary Teaching - Chemistry Bachelor of Science
Bachelor of Science in Secondary Teaching - Chemistry

General Education Requirements2
Course Name/ # Credit Hours  Course Name/#  Credit Hours
English    CHEM 1018  3
ENGL 1157 3  Humanities  
ENGL 1158 or 11591 3  Humanities Electives2  6
Mathematics    ENGL Literature  3
MATH 11251 3  Social Sciences  
MATH 1126 3  Social Sciences2  6 
Science    Arts  
BIOS 1073 or 1083 3  Arts elective2  3
CHEM 1017 3    
    Total 39
Other Requirements1   
Course Name/ # Credit Hours  Course Name/#  Credit Hours
CHEM 1007  1  CHEM Elective (3000 level or above)5  9
CHEM 1008  1  EDHS 1110  3
CHEM 2025  3  EDSP 3610  3
CHEM 2017  1  EDUC 2100  3
CHEM 2117  3  EDUC 2204  4
CHEM 2217  3  EES Elective  3
CHEM 3218  3  PHYS 1001  3
CHEM 3018  1    
    Total 44
Course Requirements for Major1
Course Name/ # Credit Hours  Course Name/#  Credit Hours
EDCI 3310 Concurrent enrollment in EDCI 3311  3  EDSP 3620  3
EDCI 3311 Concurrent enrollment in EDCI 3310  1  EDUC 3000  3
EDCI 4201  1  EDUC 3007  0
EDCI 4250  3  EDUC 3100  3
EDCI 4251  3  EDUC 3110  3
EDCI 4432  3  EDUC 4920  9
EDCI 4620  3    
    Total 38
Total Credit Hours Required Credit Hours
  121
Non-Coursework
Passing scores on appropriate PRAXIS Exams
Minimum grade of "C" and a 2.5 GPA in all courses for certification content area
Minimum GPA of 2.5 for all undergraduate coursework
ALL courses completed except for second methods course. Second methods course taken concurrently with student teaching.
NOTE:  
  Concurrent Enrollment in
 EDCI 4201 (EDCI 4201 is a prerequisite for Student Teaching. Must take this course concurrently with first methods course)

(EDCI 4250 or 4251)

EDCI 4250 (Science methods course)

See above 

EDCI 4251 (Science methods course)

See above

  1. "C" or better required
  2. Refer to the following sections in the University Catalog for specific courses and university regulations to fulfill General Education Requirements. Catalog sections: General Education Core Requirements and General Education Course Menu.

Recommended Four-Year Plan of Study
Bachelor of Science in Secondary Teaching - Chemistry

Four Year Plan of Study
First Year of Enrollment 
First Term  Second Term
Course Prefix & Number Credit Hours Course Prefix & Number Credit Hours
ENGL 1157  3  ENGL 1158 or 1159  3
MATH 1125  3  MATH 1126  3
EDUC 2204  4  EDUC 2100  3
Arts2  3  CHEM 1007  1
Humanities2  3  CHEM 1017  3
UNIV 10011  1  Social Science2  3
Total Hours  17 Total Hours 16
Second Year of Enrollment
First Term  Second Term
Course Prefix & Number Credit Hours Course Prefix & Number Credit Hours
Humanities2  3 CHEM 2117  3
BIOS 1073 or 1083  3 CHEM 2217  3
CHEM 1008  1 EDHS 1110  3
CHEM 1018  3 EDCI 3310/3311  3/1
EDSP 3610  3 PHYS 1001  3
Social Science2  3    
Total Hours  16 Total Hours 16
Third Year of Enrollment
First Term  Second Term
Course Prefix & Number Credit Hours Course Prefix & Number Credit Hours
CHEM 2025  3  CHEM 2017  1
CHEM 3218  3  CHEM (Elective) 3000+  3
EDSP 3620  3  EES (Elective)  3
EDUC 3000  3  EDCI 4250 or 4251/4201  3/1
EDUC 3100  3  EDUC 3110  3
     CHEM 3018  1
Total Hours  15 Total Hours 15
Fourth Year of Enrollment
First Term Second Term
Course Prefix & Number Credit Hours Course Prefix & Number Credit Hours
CHEM (Elective) 3000+  3  EDCI 4250 or 4251  3
CHEM (Elective) 3000+  3  EDUC 4920  9
EDCI 4432  3    
EDCI 4620  3    
EDUC 3007  0    
Humanities2  3    
Total Hours  15 Total Hours 12
Total Degree Hours 122
  1. Required for all first-time full-time students.
  2. Refer to the following sections in the University Catalog for specific courses and university regulations to fulfill General Education Requirements. Catalog sections: General Education Core Requirements and General Education Course Menu.

NOTE: Refer to the “Degree Requirements” curriculum sheet for specific courses required for the degree.