Comprehensive Secondary Science Education Major

Bachelor of Science Degree in Comprehensive Secondary Science Education

PSY 224Developmental Psychology4
EDUC 201Philosophical and Ethical Reflection in Education4
EDUC 202Educational Psychology in Classrooms4
EDUC 203Contemporary/Historical Issues in Education4
EDUC 302Field Study in Cross-Cultural Education4
EDUC 312Seminar in the Processes of Secondary and K-12 Teaching 14
EDUC 313Seminar in the Processes of Secondary and K-12 Teaching: Theory into Practice 14
EDUC 420Secondary Student Teaching Seminar 24
EDUC 440Student Teaching 212
Total Credits44

Biology Focus

Intro Biol: Form and Function
Intro Biol: Ecol and Evolution
Chemical Principles I
Chemical Principles II
Select one of the following:4
Introduction to Physics for the Life Sciences I
Physics I
Classical and Modern Physics I
Select one of the following:4-5
Introduction to Physics for the Life Sciences II
Physics II
Classical and Modern Physics I
Geology and the Environment
Oceanography
Select one of the following:4
Elementary Functions
Calculus I: Differential Cal
Introduction to Scientific Inquiry
Human Anatomy and Physiology I
Human Anatomy and Physiology II
Molecular Cell Biology
Microbiology
General Ecology
Total Credits12-13

Total credit hours required for B.S. degree with a biology focus – 92 credits

Chemistry Focus

BIOL 201Intro Biol: Form and Function4
BIOL 202Intro Biol: Ecol and Evolution4
CHEM 111Chemical Principles I4
CHEM 112Chemical Principles II4
Select one of the following:4
Introduction to Physics for the Life Sciences I
Physics I
Classical and Modern Physics I
Select one of the following:4-5
Introduction to Physics for the Life Sciences II
Physics II
Classical and Modern Physics I
Geology and the Environment
Select one of the following:4
Elementary Functions
Calculus I: Differential Cal
Organic Chemistry I
Organic Chemistry II
CHEM 242Introduction to Inorganic Chemistry4
Select one of the following:4
Instrumental Analysis
Biochemistry (BIOL 434)
Calculus II: Integral Calculus
Total Credits36-37

Total credit hours required for B.S. degree with a chemistry focus – 98 credits

Physics Focus

Intro Biol: Form and Function
Intro Biol: Ecol and Evolution
Chemical Principles I
Chemical Principles II
Physics I
Classical and Modern Physics I
Approved PHYS2
Physics II
Geology and the Environment
Select one of the following:4
Elementary Functions
Calculus I: Differential Cal
Classical and Modern Physics III
Experimental Physics II
Approved PHYS2
Total Credits8

Total credit hours required for B.S. degree with a physics focus – 88 credits

Earth Science Focus

Intro Biol: Form and Function
Intro Biol: Ecol and Evolution
Chemical Principles I
Chemical Principles II
Physics I
Classical and Modern Physics I
Physics II
Classical and Modern Physics I
Geology and the Environment
Select one of the following:4
Elementary Functions
Historical Geology
Oceanography
Select one of the following:4
Optical Mineralogy
Structural Geology
Paleontology
Sedimentology and Stratigraphy
Total Credits8

Total credit hours required for B.S. degree with an earth science focus – 92 credits