College of Education

Chemistry Education/Teaching (Grades 9-12) Major (BA Traditional)

Students who complete this major and other state requirements are eligible to apply for a Minnesota teaching license for grades 9 through 12 Chemistry

General Education Requirements

All degree seeking undergraduate students must complete the general education requirements.

Degree Requirements

Bachelor of Arts degree consists of a major of typically 32 to 44 credits or two minors, general education courses, and elective courses totaling a minimum of 120 credits.

Prerequisites from General Education
Biology I: The Unity of Life (4)
General Chemistry I (4)
Calculus I (4)
Introduction to Psychology (4)
Required Content Courses 1
CHE 116General Chemistry II4
CHE 221Organic Chemistry I4
CHE 222Organic Chemistry II4
CHE 326Analytical Chemistry I4
CHE 328Introduction to Biochemistry4
MAT 145Calculus II5
PHS 221General Physics I (Calc Based)4
PHS 222General Physics II (Calc Based)4
Required Education Courses
ED 201Foundations of and Introduction to Education (+15 hours HR Activity)3
ED 330Human Diversity and Relations (+15 hours HR Activity)2
ED 336Educational Psychology3
ED 344The Effective Teacher3
ED 353Teaching 9-12 Science2
ED 439The Inclusive Classroom (+15 hours HR Activity)2
ED 472Student Teaching15
ED 487Reading Across the Content Areas (+15 hours HR Activity)3
KHS 470Health Education for Teachers2
PSY 220Adolescent Psychology4
Total Credits72

 2.75 CGPA required in content courses; minimum C- grade required in each content course.