2023-2024 Catalog 
    Feb 22, 2024  
2023-2024 Catalog

Chemistry 7-12 Education A.S.

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This Degree is intended for those students interested in transfer to Tennessee State University to complete a bachelor’s degree in preparation for licensure in teaching Chemistry to grades 7-12 in the State of Tennessee. Classes must be completed as listed to guarantee transfer.

Graduates of this program should be able to:

  • Demonstrate the ability to apply critical thinking skills
  • Write clear, well-organized documents.
  • Communicate effectively in personal and professional situations.
  • Know how to locate, evaluate, and use information sources.
  • Understand basic math and scientific terms/concepts and procedures/processes.

Required: NSCC 1010 - First Year Experience 1 Credit

General Education Requirements

Humanities and/or Fine Arts - 9 Credits

Social/Behavioral Sciences - 6 Credits

Natural Sciences - 8 Credits

Mathematics - 4 Credits

General Education Total - 42 Credits

Area of Emphasis Total - 19 Credits

* This course is part of the general education core.

Additional Course Requirements

The Tennessee Board of Regents requires that students either demonstrate the appropriate skill levels in math, reading, and/or writing before enrolling in college-level courses or enroll in appropriate co-requisite experiences with college-level courses to develop competency in those skills while performing college-level work. ACT/SAT scores, classic ACCUPLACER test scores, next-generation ACCUPLACER test scores, or other relevant information determine whether a student needs to enroll in co-requisite courses in math, reading, and/or writing (English).

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