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Chemistry and Biochemistry

Interim Chairperson:  Michael Jeannot
Address: 358 Robert H. Wick Science Building
Phone: 320.308.3031
Email: chemistry@stcloudstate.edu
Website: www.stcloudstate.edu/chemistry

BS in Chemistry/General Science Education 5-12 (67 credits) View Details


Admission Requirements

  • GPA: 2.75
  • Completion of a minimum of 36 semester hours, with at least 12 semester hours in residence of SCSU.
  • C or better in ENGL 191 and CMST 192.
  • Must participate in a STEM Education Admissions Event to assess student skills in writing and oral communication as well as student dispositions.

Admission To Teacher Education


Admission Criteria: See here. Professional Education Sequence for Pre K-12 and 5-12 Licensure: ED 300; CEEP 262, CEEP 361; IM 422; HURL 497; ENGL 460 or ED 460; SPED 203; ED 421; ED 431; ED 451; ED 466. Admission to Teacher Education and a passing score on the MTLE Basic skills tests is required for placement in student teaching.

Notes

  • The Liberal Education Program (LEP) incorporates the ten goals of the Minnesota Transfer Curriculum. LEP must be satisfied by completion of all ten goals and achieve a total of at least 40 credits. Completion of major courses satisfies 8 credits from goal area 3 and 3 credits from goal area 4.
  • ED 431, IM 422, STEM 420 and SCI 420 are co-requisites. ED 421, ED 451, STEM 421 and SCI 430 are co-requisites.

Program Requirements

5-8 Science Education Component (43 credits). ASTR 106; BIOL 151, BIOL 152; CHEM 210, CHEM 211; AHS 205; PHYS 231, PHYS 232; SCI 420; SCI 430; SCI 440; STEM 420; STEM 421. 9-12 Chemistry Education Component (24 credits). CHEM 310; CHEM 311; CHEM 350; CHEM 420; CHEM 489 (1 credit); MATH 211, MATH 212.



Upper division writing requirement is satisfied by earning a grade of C or better in SCI 420.


BS in Chemistry/General Science Education 9-12 (63 credits) View Details


Admission Requirements

  • GPA: 2.75
  • Completion of a minimum of 36 semester hours, with at least 12 semester hours in residence of SCSU.
  • C or better in ENGL 191 and CMST 192.
  • Must participate in a STEM Education Admissions Event to assess student skills in writing and oral communication as well as student dispositions.

Admission To Teacher Education


Admission Criteria: See here. Professional Education Sequence for Pre K-12 and 5-12 Licensure: ED 300; CEEP 262, CEEP 361; IM 422; HURL 497; ENGL 460 or ED 460; SPED 203; ED 421, ED 431, ED 451; ED 466 . Admission to Teacher Education and a passing score on the MTLE Basic skills tests is required for placement in student teaching.

Notes

  • The Liberal Education Program (LEP) incorporates the ten goals of the Minnesota Transfer Curriculum. LEP must be satisfied by completion of all ten goals and achieve a total of at least 40 credits. Completion of major courses satisfies 8 credits from goal area 3 and 3 credits from goal area 4.
  • ED 431, IM 422, STEM 420 and SCI 420 are co-requisites. ED 421, ED 451, STEM 421 and SCI 430 are co-requisites.

Program Requirements

(51 credits) CHEM 210, CHEM 211, CHEM 310, CHEM 311, CHEM 350, CHEM 420, CHEM 480, CHEM 489 (1 credit), MATH 211, MATH 212; PHYS 231, PHYS 232; SCI 420, SCI 430, SCI 440, STEM 420, STEM 421.

Electives

8 CHEM credits at the 300 or 400 level must be approved by Chemistry advisor.

Upper division writing requirement is satisfied by earning a grade of C or better in SCI 420.






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