An innovative approach to teacher preparation
In this pathway, you’ll gain Chemistry knowledge typical of working chemists. You’ll receive the training and certifications to teach middle school and high school students.
You can complete these requirements in only five years. The Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) qualifies you to teach dual-credit courses.
- Complete the Chemistry major (non-comprehensive)
- Complete the Foundations of Interdisciplinary Science minor
- Pass the Missouri Content Assessment exam (Chemistry Test Code: 018).
- Complete the Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) or other teacher preparation program.
It’s critical that you work with our dedicated advisor to ensure that you stay on track to reach your goals.
Compared to traditional teacher preparation programs, this pathway gives you more options for you career. You can work as a professional chemist and have the qualifications to teach chemistry.