Middle/Secondary with Concentration in Physics (grades 8-12)
This program was approved for students entering the university in the Fall 2008 - Summer 2009 catalog year. For more information about catalog year, go to Catalog Year Information.
Bachelor of Science in Middle and Secondary Education with Concentration in Physics — Leading to Certification in Grades 8-12
Teacher Education Admission Requirements: A minimum of 45 semester hours; 2.75 or higher overall recommended GPA; 3.0 or higher GPA in EDTP 107 and 201; 21 or higher ACT Composite Score recommended, “C” or better in English 102, “C” or better in Oral Communication course. Other requirements as outlined in Application Packet.
Note: You must be admitted to teacher education before enrolling in core professional courses.
Core Professional Courses
Mid-Point Assessment: Prior to Middle/Secondary Student Teaching Satisfactory dispositions assessment; Satisfactory mid-point portfolio review; Positive recommendation from Middle/Secondary Program Committee; Completion of required Core courses with a "C" or better.
Concentration in Physics
Related and Supporting Courses (Minimum 15 credit hours)
Courses listed below plus a minimum of three additional hours from Biology, Chemistry, Geosciences, Mathematics, or Physics as approved by advisor.
Satisfactory dispositions assessment; "B-" or better in Student Teaching; 2.75 overall GPA; satisfactory portfolio; 2.50 GPA in Concentration courses.
Passing scores on required PRAXIS exams.