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Chemistry Education

Learn with Minot State
As a chemistry education major at Minot State, you’ll study organic and inorganic chemistry, biochemistry, analytical and physical chemistry, physics, biology, calculus, statistics, and research methods. You will also prepare for teaching at the secondary level and can continue on with graduate studies in chemistry.

Our facilities
Minot State chemistry students and faculty have access to a variety of instruments for use in classroom and research projects, including:
  • Atomic absorption spectrophotometer
  • Gas chromatograph-mass spectrometer (GC-MS)
  • Electrophoresis system
  • X-ray diffraction (XRD)
  • Inductively Coupled Plasma Atomic Emission Spectrophotometer (ICPAES)
  • Scanning Electron Microscope (SEM)
  • Nuclear Magnetic Resonance instrument

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Student teaching
As a biology education major, you will be required to complete student teaching. As a student teacher you will be responsible, as much as is appropriate, for the cooperating teacher’s classroom.
Class size
Minot State’s small classroom sizes allow you to experience valuable one-on-one interaction with professors and participate in practical collaboration with your classmates.
Employment outlook
Teachers in the sciences (chemistry, physics, biology) are most needed by high schools
Experienced faculty
Our chemistry faculty members are highly-qualified instructors and published researchers. The Department of Teacher Education and Kinesiology features well-qualified instructors who are sought after for their scholarly expertise and contributions to the community. They are eager to help focus your undergraduate studies and research activities to help you meet future education and career goals.
Accreditation
Minot State University is in the process of applying for accreditation via the Council for Accreditation of Education Preparation (CAEP) and expects approval in early 2019. Teacher education programs are currently accredited by NCATE. Minot State University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (hlcommission.org), a regional accreditation agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.