Chemistry Major with Secondary Certification*
Students desiring the Bachelor of Arts degree in Chemistry must take two years (four semester classes) of a foreign language. No foreign language is required for students seeking a Bachelor of Science degree; however, the study of German or Russian will be helpful to students seeking a career in research.
A total of 127-132 semester hours is required for the baccalaureate degree in Chemistry. Schedule electives to satisfy general education requirements.
Suggested Curriculum Sequence
|CHE 100 Transitions||1|
|CHE 201 General College Chemistry||5|
|EDU 103 Introduction to Educationb||3|
|ENG 105 Critical Reading, Writing and Inquiry||4|
|COM 161 Introduction to Public Speaking||3|
|CHE 202 General Chemistry and Qualitative Analysis||5|
|EDP 260 Psychology of Human Development||3|
|MAT 250 Calculus and Analytic Geometry I||5|
|CHE 305 Analytical Chemistry||5|
|CHE 312 Organic Chemistry I||5|
|EDU 303 Strategies of Teaching||3|
|PHY 130/131 General Physics Ic||4|
|CHE 320 Organic Chemistry II||3|
|PHY 132/133 General Physics IIc||4|
|CIV 201/202 World Civilizations I or II||3|
|SED 300 Education of Students with Disabilities||3|
|HUM 211 Western Humanities Traditions: Continuity||3|
|CHE 352 Basic Chemical Instrumentation||4|
|CSC 199 Introduction to Information Technologyb||3|
|CHE 120 Chemical Lab Safety||1|
|CHE 403 Basic Physical Chemistry||5|
|COM 372 Communication in the Educational Environment||3|
|EDU 403 Structures and Foundations of Education||2|
|SEC 420 Practicum in Secondary School||2|
|EDU 405 Evaluation and Measures in Education||2|
|SEC 421 Student Teaching in the Secondary School||14|
|EDU 422 Student Teaching Seminar||3|
*One minor is required for a B.A. or B.S. degree.
aElectives should be chosen to complete the requirement for a minor in another discipline. Students are encouraged to begin work on a minor by at least the sophomore year. Schedule electives to complete the University Studies requirements and provide 1270132 semester hours for the baccalaureate degree.
bWith a grade C or better.
cStudents pursuing a Physics minor may substitute PHY 235/236 and 255/256 for PHY 130/131 and 132/133.