• Physics 9-12 Licensure Requirements

    State Licensing Tests

    Basic Skills
    Physics Content Knowledge

    Education Courses

    NOTE: Undergraduate students register for EDU classes until admitted to the Teacher Education Program.

    GED 7801 Intro to Advanced Teacher Thinking, 0cr
    EDU 1150/GED 7815 Schools & Society, 4cr
    EDU 1250/GED 7825 Educational Psychology, 4cr
    EDU 3500/GED 7862 Education and Cultural Diversity, 4cr
    EDU 3260/GED 7867 Theory to Practice, 4cr
    GED 7871 Teaching Literacy in the Middle and Secondary School/5-12, 4cr
    GED 7872 Exceptionality, 2cr
    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 7888 English Learners in the Mainstream, 2cr 
    GED 7894 Secondary Student Teaching/9-12, 6cr
    GED 7050 Student Teaching Seminar, 2cr

    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.


    Completing your MAT degree 

    Once you've completed student teaching and seminar, you can enroll in the first of two degree completion courses


    Features: 8 credits, 2 four-credit courses 
    GED 8023: Capstone Practicum (4 credits) 
    GED 8495: Capstone Thesis (4 credits) or GED 8490: Capstone Project (4 credits)