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Chemistry - Secondary Education, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Elizabethtown, PA, United States
Chemistry helps us understand the world around us, giving us answer to how the physical world interacts with itself. Foundational breakthroughs in areas like pharmaceuticals and medicine are all driven by the study and mastery of chemistry. From understanding how medicines will interact to cooking breakfast, chemistry is at the base of our everyday life.

Overview

Want to inspire young learners into a lifelong education in the sciences?  This track prepares students for a path of teaching chemistry at the secondary (grades 7-12) level.  In addition to completing key education courses, the secondary education track merges sound foundational courses in the sciences (including biology, physics, and math) with a rigorous curriculum in chemistry.  Furthermore many students complement their student teaching requirements with optional independent research or study abroad to make themselves even more competitive in the teaching arena. 

Detailed Programme Facts

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

Programme Structure

  •  NPS Fundamentals of Chemistry: Introduction to Molecular Science
  •  Organic Chemistry I
  •  Laboratory Methods in Chemistry
  •  Organic Chemistry II
  •  Chemical Instrumentation
  •  Physical Inorganic Chemistry
  •  Atoms and Molecules
  •  Chemistry Seminar I
  •  Chemistry Seminar II
  •  MA Calculus I
  •  Calculus II
  •  College Physics I
  •  College Physics II

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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  • Minimum required score:

    61

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General Requirements

  •  Official or attested copies of your secondary school record (university records, if applicable)
  •  Official results of the TOEFL, IELTS, or EIKEN
  •  Two letters of recommendation from your guidance counselor, advisor, principal and teachers
  •  A 250-word autobiographical statement, written in English, explaining why you are applying to Elizabethtown College
  •  A copy of the picture page of your passport and any US visas you may hold

Tuition Fee

  • International

    45350 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 45350 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    45350 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 45350 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Elizabethtown

  • 1000 - 1500 USD/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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