Students interested in teaching chemistry in the state of Pennsylvania should enroll in the Chemistry Secondary Education Certification program. Students enrolled in a program of studies leading to the degree of Bachelor of Science with secondary certification will fulfill the chemistry core curriculum and the requirements listed below. Students are expected to graduate with a minimum QPA of 3.0 as required by the state of Pennsylvania for certification. Any student enrolled in chemistry-secondary education desiring the additional preparation for this program and certification by the American Chemical Society must complete the Chemistry- secondary education curriculum and the additional requirements specified under ACS certification.
Teacher Education students majoring in chemistry must take the chemistry core curriculum and the following courses in allied fields. Some of these may be taken as general education