Chemistry Degree with Certification

BSE with Certification in Middle School Science - Min. 120 Hours

Common Core: See Common Core requirements
Required Courses from General Education:
Physical Science with a laboratory (4)
Tier Two: Additional General Education Requirements (18+ Hours)
Fine Arts or Humanities:
When choosing a Fine Arts course, see guidelines.
When choosing a Humanities course, see guidelines.
3 hours
Social Sciences: PY210 and PY223 6 hours
Additional Science with or Without lab 4 hours
MA224 Mathematics for Elementary and Middle School Teachers (4) 4 hours
ED122 Education Technology 2 hours
Professional Education (43 Hours)
ED101 Foundations of Education (2)
ED102 Field Experience I (1)
ED105 Field Experience II (0-1)
ED313 Classroom and Behavior Management (3)
ED314 History / Philosophy of Middle-Level Education (3)
ED350 Education Methodology (2)
ED370 Methods for Teaching Science (3)
ED453 Education as a Profession(2)
ED454 Student Teaching Seminar/Methods (2)
ED460 Student Teaching (10)
ED470 Instructional Interventions for Students with Reading Deficits (3)
ED471 Teaching Reading in the Content Area (3)     
PY210 Educational Psychology (3)
PY223 Developmental Psychology (3)
PY342 Psychology of the Exceptional Child (2)
PY343 Psychology of the Exceptional Child Practicum (1)
Science Subject Area requirements (16-17 additional Hours): Minimum of 16-17 additional Science hours chosen in consultation with the advisor. Students must have a total of 24 hours of science.
Minor and Electives (To Complete Min. 120 Hours)