Major in General Science with Specialization in General Science, BS (Certifiable for secondary teaching, 56-59 credits)

Science and Mathematics Core (46 credits)

BIO 121 General Biology I 4
BIO 122 General Biology II 4
CHEM 161 General Chemistry I 3
CHEM 162 General Chemistry I Lab 1
CHEM 163 General Chemistry II 3
CHEM 164 General Chemistry II Lab 1
ESCI 121 Physical Geology 4
ESCI 129 Introduction to Meteorology 4
ESCI 178 Planetary Astronomy 4
or    
ESCI 179 Stellar Astronomy 4
PHYS 121 General Physics I 4
and    
PHYS 122 General Physics II 4
or    
PHYS 125 University Physics I 4
and    
PHYS 126 University Physics II 4
MATH 116 Pre-Calculus Mathematics 3
MATH 152 Calculus I 4
SCI 420 History and Nature of Science 3
and one of the following tracks (10-13 credits):  
   
Physics Track
   
One of these physics courses  
PHYS 125 University Physics I 4
PHYS 126 University Physics II 4
PHYS 220 Mechanics I 3
PHYS 305 Foundations of Electricity and Magnetism 3
PHYS 320 Heat and Thermodynamics 3
PHYS 325 Optics 4
PHYS 331 Electronics I 3
or    
MATH 221 Calculus II 4
MATH 222 Calculus III 3
Earth Sciences Track
 
ESCI 122 Historical Geology 4
ESCI 221 Mineralogy 4
or    
ESCI 278 Observational Astronomy 4
ESCI 335 Physical Oceanography 3
Chemistry Track
 
CHEM 238 Introduction to Research 1-6
or    
CHEM 301 Analytical Chemistry 4
CHEM 210 Organic Chemistry I 3
CHEM 211 Organic Chemistry I Lab 1
CHEM 212 Organic Chemistry II 3
CHEM 213 Organic Chemistry II Lab 1
Biology Track:
   
BIO 200 General Biology III 3
and 6-8 credits in biology at 300 or 400 level  

In addition, all students in the specialization in general science must take:

EDTE 316 Principles of Learning (Sec/K-12) 4
EDF 415 Educational Foundations 3
SPED 315 Introduction to Educating Learners  
  with Exceptionalities 3
EDSC 425 Principles of Secondary Education 3
EDSC 435 Secondary Education Student Teaching 3-9
RDG 440 Literacy in the Secondary School 3
SCI 416 Educational Technology in Secondary Science 3
SCI 417 Teaching of Science in the Secondary School 3
SCI 419 Student Teaching Seminar 1
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