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Science Education (Biology, Chemistry, Earth/Space, Physics)

A College of Science degree in Science Education prepares future science teachers for certification at the middle and high school level. Students customize their focus by selecting a major area of study in biology, chemistry, physics, or earth and space science within an interdisciplinary science framework.

The Science Education degree ensures students are thoroughly educated in their content discipline and modern theories of learning and education. Graduates are in high demand as STEM education and careers continue to grow.

Plan of Study

Science Education (Biology, Chemistry, Earth/Space, Physics) Webpage

Transfer to Science Education (Biology, Chemistry, Earth/Space, Physics)

Purdue admits to individual majors. Transfer students must meet Purdue's overall transfer criteria, as well as any major-specific requirements. Before you apply, check the closed programs page to confirm this major is open to transfer students. If it is, refer to the information below for major-specific transfer criteria.

Minimum GPA: 2.5

Additional Requirements: Completion of at least one semester of college-level calculus with a grade of C or higher.


Contact Information

Recruiting Coordinator
(765) 494-1771
sciencerecruiting@purdue.edu

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Careers in Science Education (Biology, Chemistry, Earth/Space, Physics)

  •   Middle school teacher
  •   High school teacher

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