A graduate in Chemistry Education receives specific training in chemistry and education in preparation for a teaching career in secondary schools.
Share Your Passion for Chemistry with Others
This program provides the training and experience needed to begin a career in secondary education. This program allows students to choose from a variety of science education minors.
- Teachers who care
- Small class sizes facilitate meaningful interactions between students and faculty mentors.
BYU-Idaho helped prepare me for teaching by helping me understand that teaching is very fluid and that focusing on the needs of students, combined with ample preparation, would help me be a great teacher.Megan V.,
Graduates with a degree in Chemistry Education have a wide array of rewarding careers before them. Check out some of the top careers students get with this degree or explore more career options in I-Plan.
Highlighted Career Paths
Secondary Education Teacher
Middle or high school teachers plan lessons, teach students as an entire class or in small groups, conduct assessments of student learning, and prepare students for standardized tests.
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All degree related careers can be found in I-Plan, along with related salary information.
Getting started in this degree
If you want to get a taste for Chemistry Education,
For a full listing of all courses required for this degree, refer to the course catalog.
Interested in this major? Contact Advising to discuss your questions, degree options, and Grad Plan.
Declare as Your Major
The Advising Office can help with degree planning and preparation. To declare your major or minor, plan classes, or find out who your advisor is, visit the Advising homepage.