Chemistry Education Requirements

Chemistry-Secondary Teaching Major Requires a minimum of 28 hours in chemistry, 16 hours of required support courses to consist of MATH 231, 232; PHYS 210, 220.

The student is strongly advised to prepare a second concentration in an allied area. Biology, mathematics or computer science are desirable possibilities. A coaching endorsement is sometimes a useful elective.*

Chemistry-Secondary Teaching Endorsement
Requires a minimum of 15 hours of chemistry if the student has a major of 30 hours within the broad area of science (biology, chemistry, physics), OR a minimum of 24 hours of chemistry.

* Students who plan to teach in the secondary school should consult the Education Division section concerning licensure requirements.