This major satisfies the criteria for an endorsement in chemistry. This major qualifies students to teach chemistry at the high school, middle or junior high levels. Students should seriously consider working toward endorsement in a second area, such as biology, general science, earth science, physics, or mathematics. Students taking this major are required to complete the professional education program requirements offered through the education department. Students completing this program are required to submit a program portfolio and pass the WEST-E (PRAXIS II) exam for chemistry to receive a chemistry endorsement.
Students are recommended to take MATH 273 before taking CHEM 381.