Chemistry Degrees with Certification

BA or BS, Chemistry Major with Certification - Min. 124 Hours

Common Core:  See common core requirements.Required Course from General Education: CH111 General Chemistry (3) and CH111L (1) and MA118 Calculus and Analytic Geometry I (5)
Tier Two: Additional General Education Requirements (22+ Hours)
Humanities or Fine Arts:
When choosing a Humanities course, see guidelines.
When choosing a Fine Arts course, see guidelines.
 9 hours (BA)  6 hours (BS)
Social Sciences (PY210 and PY223):  see guidelines. 6 hours (BA)  6 hours (BS)
Science: Must include CH114 General Chemistry with Qualitative Analysis (3) and CH114L (1) 4 hours
BA  Foreign Language (a single language) BS  Analytical Skills:  see guidelines.
Must include ED122 Education Technology (2)  and MA209 Calculus and Analytical Geometry II (5)
6-8 hours 
Chemistry Major Requirements (36+ Hours)
CH221  Quantitative Analysis (3) and CH221L (1)
CH341  Organic Chemistry I (3) and CH341L (1)
CH342  Organic Chemistry II (3) and CH342L (1)
CH354  Thermodynamics and Physical Chemistry (3) and CH354L (1) or CH355 Quantum Mechanics and Solid State Physics (3) and CH355L (1)   
Additional Hours in Science Including:
PH205 Calculus Physics I (3) and PH205L (2)
PH206  Calculus Physics II (3) and PH206L (2)
BI101  General Biology (3) and BI101L (1)
SC103  Meteorology (3) or 100-level Geology (4)
SC382 History and Philosophy of Science

Choose One of the Following:
BI301  Ecology (3) and BI301L (1)  BI311 Conservation Biology and Natural Resource Management (3) 
BI105 Environmental Science (3) and BI105L (1)
CH/ES 202 Environmental Chemistry (3) and CH/ES202L (1)
Professional Education Requirements (42 Hours)
ED101  Foundations of Education (2)
ED102 Field Experience I (1)
ED105 Field Experience II (0-1)
ED122  Education Technology (2) if not taken in Tier Two Above
ED313 Classroom Behavior Management (3)
ED350 Education Methodology (2)
ED370SC  Methods of Teaching Science (3)
ED453  Education as a Profession (2)
ED454  Student Teaching Seminar (2)          
ED462  Supervised Student Teaching (Capstone) (10)
ED470 Instructional Int. 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)
Electives (To Complete Min. 124 Hours)

 

BA or BS, Chemistry with Certification in Unified Science

Common Core: See Common Core requirements Required Course from General Education:
CH111 General Chemistry (3) and CH111L (1)
MA118 Calculus and Analytic Geometry I (5) - Any student whose ACT Math subscore is below 20 must pass MA101/MA102 before taking MA118.)
Tier Two: Additional General Education Requirements (22 Hours)
Humanities or Fine Arts:
When choosing a Humanities course, see guidelines.
When choosing a Fine Arts course, see guidelines.
 9 hours (BA)  6 hours (BS)
Social Sciences (PY210 and PY223): See guidelines. 6 hours (BA)  6 hours (BS)
Science: BI101 General Biology (3) and BI101L (1) 4 hours
BA Foreign Language (a single language)BS Analytical Skills: See guidelines.
Must include ED122 Education Technology (2) AND MA209 Calculus and Analytic Geometry II (5).
6-8 hours
Major-Unified Science Core Requirements (57 Hours)
BI102  General Biology (3) and BI102L (1)
CH114  General Chemistry with Qualitative Analysis (3) and CH114L (1)
CH221  Quantitative Analysis (3) and CH221L (1)
CH341  Organic Chemistry (3) and CH341L (1)
CH342  Organic Chemistry (3) and CH342L (1)
CH362  Inorganic Chemistry (3) and CH362L (1)
GL105  Exploring Geology (4)
(2)SC103  Meteorology (3)
SC225  Science Seminar (1)
SC382  History & Philosophy of Science (3)

PH205  Calculus Physics I (3) and PH205L (2)
PH206  Calculus Physics II (3) and PH205L
OR
PH111 General Physics I (3) and PH111L (2)
AND PH112 General Physics II (3) and PH112L(2)
CH/ES202 Environmental Chemistry (3) and CH/ES202L (1)  
CH354  Thermodynamics and Physical Chemistry (3) and CH354L (1)

One (1) from the following:
BI105 Environmental Science (3) and BI305L (1)
BI301  Ecology (3) and BI301L (1)
BI311 Conservation Biology and Natural Resource Management (3)

Professional Education Course Requirements (42 Hours)
ED101  Foundations of Education (2)
ED102  Field Experience I (1)
ED105 Field Experience II (0-1)
ED122  Education Technology (2) [if not taken in Tier Two]
ED313 Classroom Behavior Management (3)
ED350 Educational Methodology (2)
ED370SC  Methods of Teaching Science (3)
ED453  Education as a Profession (2)
ED454  Student Teaching Seminar/Methods (2)
ED462  Supervised Student Teaching (Capstone) 10)
ED470 Instructional Int. 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  Practicum for PY342 (1)
No Electives

BSE with Certification in Middle School Science - Min. 124 Hours

Common Core: See Common Core requirements
Required Courses from General Education:
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 3-4 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)
ED462  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. 124 Hours)