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Secondary Education - Chemistry

12 months
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41988 USD/year
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23376 USD/year
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The Secondary Education - Chemistry program at Missouri State University, provides you with the opportunity to expand on your chemistry knowledge while improving your teaching practices.

Overview

The Secondary Education - Chemistry program at Missouri State University offers you a deeper understanding of the relationship between science and education in a controlled environment for exceptional learning, practice and research. You will also gain valuable classroom skills and training while working in the state-of-the-art lab classroom at the Greenwood Laboratory School.

Learning outcomes for the chemistry education graduate program

  • Students will demonstrate an understanding of major concepts in all five major disciplines of chemistry: analytical, biochemistry, inorganic, organic and physical.
  • Students will employ critical thinking and the scientific method to design, carry out, record and analyze the results of chemical experiments.
  • Students will demonstrate proficiency in the use of appropriate instrumentation to collect and record data from chemical experiments.
  • Students will demonstrate proficiency in the use of appropriate library searching and retrieval methods to obtain information about a topic, chemical, chemical technique, or an issue relating to chemistry.
  • Students will demonstrate proficiency in writing and speaking about chemistry topics in a clear and concise manner to both chemists and non-chemists according to professional standards.
  • Students will know and follow proper procedures and regulations for safe handling, use, and disposal of chemicals.
  • Students will demonstrate an awareness of the impact of chemistry on the environment, society, and other cultures outside the scientific community.
  • Students will effectively and respectfully communicate and collaborate with colleagues.
  • Students will contribute their own knowledge and experiences to their community and the broader society by participating in professional and/or community activities.
  • Students will demonstrate an understanding of the important aspects of managing a high school chemistry laboratory, including chemical hygiene plans, preparation of materials, and maintenance of chemical stores and equipment.
  • Students will demonstrate the ability to effectively utilize a variety of teaching techniques and strategies in the classroom in order to positively influence student learning.
  • Students will demonstrate an understanding of the important aspects of managing a high school chemistry laboratory, including chemical hygiene plans, preparation of materials, and maintenance of chemical stores and equipment.
  • Students will demonstrate the ability to effectively utilize a variety of teaching techniques and strategies in the classroom in order to positively influence student learning.

Programme Structure

Modules included:

  • Selection and Utilization of Educational Technology
  • Philosophies of Education (typically offered fall only)
  • Educational Research Methodology
  • Secondary School Curriculum
  • Content Area Literacy

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
79

Credits

33 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
79

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Scores from the Verbal Reasoning , Quantitative Reasoning, and Analyitcal Writing sections of the Graduate Record Examination.  Normally, students are expected to score at or above the 50th percentile on each section of the GRE.  A waiver of this requirement may be requested for exceptional circumstances.
  • A minimum undergraduate foundation in chemistry and supporting content consisting of two semesters of general chemistry with lab, two semesters of organic chemistry with lab, one semester of analytical chemistry with lab, one semester of inorganic chemistry, two semesters of calculus, and two semesters of college-level physics, all with grades of “C-” or better and with a combined GPA of not less than 3.00.  Applicants lacking any of the foundation courses listed may not be admitted until the deficiencies are rectified with appropriate course.
  • Tuition Fee

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    • International

      41988 USD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the tuition of 20994 USD per semester during 12 months.
    • National

      41988 USD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the tuition of 20994 USD per semester during 12 months.
    • In-State

      23376 USD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the tuition of 11688 USD per semester during 12 months.

    Living costs for Springfield

    725 - 1020 USD /month
    Living costs

    The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

    Funding

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