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Program for Middle-Level Science Education

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In addition to the professional education requirements, students pursuing licensure in the field of science for the middle level (5-8) must complete the following courses with a grade of C or better:

  • BI 151 Intro to Molecular and Cellular Biology, 4 hours
  • BI 246 Human Anatomy and Physiology I, 4 hours
  • BI 251 Intro to Ecological and Organismal Biology, 4 hours
  • CH 120 Basic Chemistry (if not taken in high school), 3 hours
  • CH 137 General Chemistry I, 4 hours
  • ED 348 Methods for Teaching Elementary and Middle School Science, 3 hours
  • ED 409 Teaching Middle Level Learners, 3 hours
  • GE 210 General Geology, 3 hours
  • PC 140 Astronomy, 3 hours
  • PC 125 Introductory Physics I, 4 hours OR PC 225 General Physics, 4 hours
  • MA 145 College Algebra, 3 hours OR MA 171 Calculus I, 4 hours
  • One 300-level course with lab, 4 hours

 Middle-Level Science Teacher Licensure Requirements Checklist