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Technology and Science Education, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Menominee, WI, United States
UW-Stout's Bachelor of Science in Technology and Science Education degree provides teaching certification in technology education, as well as certification in biology, chemistry or physics. Graduates of this program are versatile educators and highly-sought as the STEM fields continue to grow.

Overview

UW-Stout is the only university or college in the state of Wisconsin that provides a Bachelor of Science degree that combines both Technology and Science Education.

To fulfill the requirements of the program, you'll complete general education, technology, science and education courses. You'll also complete required teaching courses specifically in technology and science education. Pre-student teaching experiences in both middle and high school classrooms, as well as a semester-long student teaching experience, will be required.

Upon completion of the Technology and Science Education program, you'll be able to:

  • Create learning experiences that make technology and science meaningful for students
  • Provide learning opportunities that support students' intellectual, social and personal development in the context of technology and science education.
  • Design instruction based on sound knowledge of technology and science, related disciplines, students and the community.
  • Encourage your students' development of critical thinking, problem solving and performance skills to prepare for life in a technologically and scientifically sophisticated society.
  • Develop instructional opportunities adapted to diverse learners, including those with disabilities and exceptionalities.
  • Cultivate professional relationships with colleagues, parents and agencies in the community to support student learning.
The program curriculum was developed by faculty members from both the Applied Science program and the School of Education. The courses for the technology teaching major certification – and for the science teaching certification majors and minors – are aligned to the Wisconsin Model Academic Standards and approved by the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Educational Psychology 
  • Foundations of Education 
  • Content Area Reading 
  • Inclusion of Students with Exceptional Needs 
  • Introduction to Technology and Science Education 
  • Curriculum Methods & Assessment for Science & Technology 
  • Pre-Student Teaching in Science Technology and Math Education 
  • Laboratory and Classroom Management in Science and Technology 
  • Teaching Methods for Science and Technology Education 
  • Middle School Technology Education 
  • Student Teaching in Technology Education 

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

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  • Minimum required score:

    79

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  • Minimum required score:

    550

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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

Admission requirements:
  • Application
  • English Proficiency Test
  • Declaration of Finances
  • Official/Attested Academic Records

Tuition Fee

  • International

    17423 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 17423 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    12797 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12797 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Menominee

  • 1328 - 2210 USD/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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