Chemistry with Certification in Unified Science

Common Core: See Common Core requirements

 Required Course from General Education:

  • CH111 General Chemistry (4)
  • MA118 Calculus and Analytic Geometry I (5)—Any student whose ACT Math subscore is below 20 must pass MA101/MA102 before taking MA118.)

Tier Two: Additional General Education Requirements (21-24 Hours)

Humanities or Fine Arts:

  • When choosing a Humanities course, see page 56 for guidelines.
  • When choosing a Fine Arts course, see page 56 for guidelines.

 9 hours (BA)

 6 hours (BS)

Social Sciences (CJ, CT, EC, HI, PY, PS, or SO): See page 57 for guidelines.

3 hours (BA)

 6 hours (BS)

Science: BI101 General Biology (4)

3-4 hours

BA Foreign Language (a single language)

BS Analytical Skills: See page 57 for guidelines.

  • Must include ED122 Education Technology (2) AND MA209 Calculus and Analytic Geometry II (5).

6-8 hours

Major—Unified Science Core Requirements (53 Hours)

BI102      General Biology (4)

CH114     General Chemistry with Qualitative Analysis (4)

CH221   Quantitative Analysis (4)

CH341   Organic Chemistry (4)

CH342   Organic Chemistry (4)

CH362   Inorganic Chemistry (4)

PH205   Calculus Physics I (5)

PH206   Calculus Physics II (5)

SC103   Meteorology (3)

SC225   Science Seminar (1)

SC382   History & Philosophy of Science (3)

One (1) from the following:

CH354   Thermodynamics and Physical Chemistry (4)

CH355   Quantum Mechanics and Solid State Physics (4)


One (1) from the following:

BI301        Ecology (4)

CH/ES202 Environmental Chemistry (4)


One (1) from the following:

GL101   Physical Geology (4)

GL102   Historical Geology (4)

Professional Education Course Requirements (29-31 Hours)

ED101     Introduction to Teaching (2)

ED102     Practicum for ED101 (1)

ED122     Education Technology (2) [if not taken in Tier Two]

ED370SC  The Teaching of Science in High School and Middle School (3)

ED453     General Methods Teaching (4)

ED462     Supervised Student Teaching (Capstone) (8)

ED471     Teaching Reading in the Secondary School (2)

PY210     Educational Psychology (3)

PY223     Developmental Psychology (3)

PY342     Psychology of the Exceptional Child (2)

PY343     Practicum for PY342 (1)

Electives (To Complete Min. 138 Hours)