Apr 19, 2024  
2022-2023 University of Wyoming Catalog 
2022-2023 University of Wyoming Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Secondary Science - Chemistry Education with Concurrent Major in Chemistry (CHSE), B.A.

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This degree program leads to initial teaching licensure (leading to teaching certification) with secondary concurrent majors.

University Studies Program Requirements

Several Professional Education and Core Content courses fulfil University Studies Program requirements.

Professional Education Requirements

Graduates of this program earn a Bachelor’s Degree in Chemistry Education and a concurrent major in Chemistry. It prepares students to teach Chemistry in grades 6-12. 
A concurrent major will ensure that graduates are highly qualified teachers and will expand career possibilities. 

A minimum of 120 hours are required to obtain a UW baccalaureate degree, though, each program’s hours will vary depending on major and additional options. All major courses must be passed with a grade of C or better. A minimum GPA of 2.75 in major content courses is required. A minimum of 42 credits must be upper-division.

An initial background check must be completed prior to starting any field or practicum experience. Student fees cover the cost of this initial background check so work with your College of Education advisor for details.

Upper Division Elective Courses

6-Hours - minimum  (6 hours of 3000-level or above)

Courses must come from:

  • CHEM, LIFE, or MOLB 

*Note-CHEM 4230 is highly recommended 

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