• 9-12 Physics Additional License Requirements

    State Licensing Tests

    MTLE: Physics 9-12 (sub test 1 and 2)
    The above assumes you have a valid Minnesota full-time license, exempting you from the basic skills and pedagogy test requirements.

    Education Courses

    GED 7815 Schools and Society, 4cr*
    GED 7825 Educational Psychology, 4cr*
    GED 7862 Education and Cultural Diversity, 4cr*
    GED 7872 Exceptionality, 2cr*
    GED 7867 Theory to Practice, 4cr*
    GED 7888 English Learners in the Mainstream, 2cr
    GED 7871 Teaching Literacy in the Middle and Secondary School/5-12, 4cr
    GED 7879 Teaching Math and Science in the Middle and Secondary School Part I, 4cr
    GED 7874 Teaching Science in the Middle and Secondary School Part II, 4cr
    GED 7990 Advanced Practicum (4 weeks student teaching), 2cr
    *These requirements are deemed as satisfied by a Minnesota full-time teaching license.

    Physics Courses

    CHEM 1130 General Chemistry I, 4cr
    CHEM 1140 General Chemistry II, 4cr
    PHYS 1230 General Physics I, 4cr
    PHYS 1240 General Physics II, 4cr
    PHYS 3540 Modern Physics, 4cr
    PHYS 5930 Theoretical Mechanics, 4cr
    PHYS 5xxx  Physics elective, 4cr
    PHYS 5xxx  Physics elective with research component, 4cr
    MATH 1170 Calculus I, 4cr
    MATH 1180 Calculus II, 4cr 
    MATH 1200 Statistics, 4cr 
    MATH 3320 Multivariable and Vector Calculus, 4cr   

    MATH 3720 Introduction to Applied Mathematics is a prerequisite for most of the 5000+ level classes.


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