Second Teaching Field in Physical Science (Grades Six through Twelve)

For students who are seeking a teacher certification within their major and would like a second teaching field in Physical Science, the requirements are:

CHEM 1341
CHEM 1141
General Chemistry I
and General Chemistry Laboratory I
CHEM 1342
CHEM 1142
General Chemistry II
and General Chemistry Laboratory II
CHEM 2341
CHEM 2141
Organic Chemistry I
and Organic Chemistry Laboratory I
CHEM 2342
CHEM 2142
Organic Chemistry II
and Organic Chemistry Laboratory II
CHEM 3410Quantitative Analysis4
CHEM 4295Laboratory Development and Practice2
Advanced CHEM3
PHYS 1430Mechanics4
PHYS 2425Electricity and Magnetism4
PHYS 2435Waves and Heat4
PHYS 3312Modern Physics3
Advanced PHYS6
Total Hours46

All students pursuing teacher certification must apply and be accepted to the Office of Educator Preparation

The Texas Education Agency (TEA) requires multiple background checks for progression through the Educator Preparation Program. Based on information recorded in your criminal history, you may be ineligible for issuance of a teaching certificate upon completion of the Educator Preparation Program. If you have a criminal history, you may obtain a Preliminary Criminal History Evaluation from TEA. For more information, go to: