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Life Science - Chemistry

Kent State University

48 months
Duration
20799 USD/year
20799 USD/year
11923 USD/year
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About

The Bachelor of Science in Education degree in Life Science - Chemistry from Kent State University prepares students for teacher licensure in life science and chemistry, grades seven to 12. Students take a broad range of science-content courses in geology and physics and specialize in biology and chemistry content.

Overview

Students of the Bachelor of Science in Education degree in Life Science - Chemistry from Kent State University complete most content coursework during their first three years; methods coursework typically begins during the spring of their third year. During the final year of the program, students complete remaining content courses, science teaching methods courses and a year-long placement in a local school district, which concludes with 13 weeks of student teaching in the spring. Life Science/Chemistry students are encouraged to meet with their advisor early in their programs as many courses must be sequenced carefully.

Graduates of this program will be able to:

  • Plan multiple lessons using a variety of inquiry approaches that demonstrate their knowledge and understanding of how to engage all students in learning science.
  • Plan a learning environment and learning experiences for all students that demonstrate chemical safety, safety procedures, and the ethical treatment of living organisms within their licensure area.
  • Plan fair and equitable assessment strategies to analyze student learning and to evaluate if the science learning goals are met.

Careers

  • Chemistry teachers, postsecondary
  • Education teachers, postsecondary
  • Middle school teachers, except special and career/technical education
  • Secondary school teachers, except special and career/technical education

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Biological Diversity
  • Biological Foundations
  • General Chemistry
  • General Chemistry Laboratory
  • Principles of Teaching Adolescents
  • Teaching Science in Secondary Schools
  • Educational Technology
  • Educational Psychology

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

138 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Admission to this major is selective. Admission to the college does not guarantee admission to a major and/or admission to professional coursework for a selective admission program. To be admitted directly into a teacher education program, it is required that new freshmen have a 2.750 high school GPA.
  • A copy of your Passport Biographical Page.
  • English Language Proficiency scores
  • Secondary School Graduation Certificate/Diploma/Attending Certificate (Certified English translation and original language).
  • Secondary School Transcripts/detailed mark sheets (Certified English translation and original language).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    20799 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 20799 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    20799 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 20799 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    11923 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11923 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Kent

1036 - 1710 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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