If admitted for summer 2013 or later
- Total Credits: 31
- Required Courses (10 credits):1
EDSE 1200E: Reading and Writing Across the Curriculum (3 credits)
EDUC 3100E: Teaching Science in Secondary Schools (4 credits)
EDSE 7202I: Masters Project: Science (3 credits)2
- Elective Courses (21 credits):
Graduate courses in science (6 credits)3
Graduate courses in science education (9 credits)3,4
Other courses in science or education (6 credits)3,5
1 If initial certification did not include a course in Special Education, then SPED 5000K must be taken in addition to the courses listed here.
2 In order to enroll in EDSE 7202I, you must be in your last year in the program, have a GPA of at least 3.0, and obtain permission of program advisor during an in-person meeting in the previous semester.
3 Selected in consultation with a program advisor. Courses designated "for middle school teachers" can not count.
4 Science Education Courses are graduate science courses (BIOE, CHEME, EASE, PHYSE, or SCIE) which are specifically intended for teachers. Note that Science Education courses are a subset of Science courses. Ask science education advisor which courses qualify.
5 Education courses required for Initial Certification can not be applied as an elective.
Any changes or deviations from the above program requirements must obtain written advisor approval.