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Science Education, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Menominee, WI, United States
UW-Stout's Bachelor of Science in Science Education degree prepares future science teachers for middle and high school levels. In this program, students customize their focus by selecting at least one major and one minor in the areas of broad-field science, biology, chemistry, physics, earth and space science, and environmental science.

Overview

Teaching science is an extremely rewarding career that is also currently a high-demand profession. The science education program at UW-Stout will prepare you to teach science at the middle and secondary school levels. Every student in the program completes at least one major and one minor science teaching certification in broadfield science, biology, chemistry or physics.

As a high school student, you should complete four years of math and one year each of biology, chemistry and physics. College preparatory English and basic computer and communication skills will also be helpful in your preparation for college. We strongly encourage you to pursue instructional experiences like being a tutor, working in study groups and participating in extra-curricular activities involving science or teaching.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

  • Broadfield Science Student Teaching
  • Biology Student Teaching
  • Chemistry Student Teaching
  • Physics Student Teaching
  • Earth and Space Science Student Teaching
  • Environmental Science Student Teaching

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6

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  • Minimum required score:

    70

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  • Minimum required score:

    525

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks. Read more about TOEFL®PBT.

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Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 3

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 3 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

  • Application
  • $100 Application fee
  • English Proficiency Test
  • Declaration of Finances
  • Official/Attested Academic Records

Tuition Fee

  • International

    17140 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 17140 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    9395 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9395 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Menominee

  • 1328 - 2210 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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