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  Feb 19, 2018
 
 
    
2017-2018 Undergraduate and Graduate Academic Catalog

Secondary Education & Teaching, B.S., Physics Education Concentration


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CIP Code: CODE: 2377-52
Total Credit Hours: 120
Degree Awarded: Bachelor of Science
Career Opportunities: Teach physics 6-12
Note(s):

Students must earn at least an overall 2.5 cumulative GPA and a 2.5 cumulative GPA in all major courses.

Praxis Exam Requirements: Students must pass Core Academic Skills for Educators (Reading, Writing, Math) exams or submit an ACT composite score of 22 or higher. Students must also pass the required Praxis content exam in Physics (5265) and the PLT exam 5624 prior to Student Teaching.

General Education Core Curriculum


Core Curriculum  

Freshman Year


Elective


Natural Sciences (3 Credits)


Choose a three-credit course in Biology.

Elective (2 Credits)


Total: 33 Credits


Sophomore Year


Electives


Social/Behavioral Sciences (3 Credits)


Choose from ANTH, CJUS, ECON, GEOG, POLS, PSYC or SOCI.

English Literature (3 Credits)


Fine Arts (3 Credits)


Choose from the General Education Core  list of Fine Arts courses in consultation with academic advisor.

Total: 30 Credits


Junior Year


Required Courses


Electives


Physics (3 Credits)


Choose 3 courses (9 credits) from:

Total: 32 Credits


Senior Year


Electives


Physics (6 Credits)


Choose 3 courses (9 credits) from:

Fine Arts/Humanities (3 Credits)


Choose an advisor-approved Arts or Humanities elective.

Total: 25 Credits


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