Bachelor of Science in Education (B.S.E.)
College: College of Science and MathematicsDepartment: Chemistry & Physics
A Bachelor of Science in Education (BSE) degree in Physics is designed to provide students with a comprehensive understanding of the principles and practices of physics, as well as the skills and knowledge needed to become a science teacher. This degree program emphasizes the study of classical and modern physics, including mechanics, electromagnetism, thermodynamics, quantum mechanics, and relativity. Students will also learn about scientific inquiry and research methods, as well as develop teaching skills and strategies. This program includes hands-on laboratory experiences, as well as opportunities to gain practical classroom experience through student teaching.
Graduates of this program will be prepared to teach physics at the secondary level, or to pursue advanced degrees in education or physics. A BSE degree in Physics is ideal for individuals who are passionate about science and want to inspire the next generation of scientists and thinkers.
Curriculum and degree requirements can be found in the most current Undergraduate Bulletin.