Master in Teaching

Chemistry Endorsement

Chemistry

Minimum coursework expectations for this endorsement are 45 credits in chemistry with significant lab work, as well as content that includes:

  • General principles of chemistry — 12 credits
  • Organic chemistry/biochemistry
  • Quantitative analysis: use of algebra, probability and statistics and calculus in chemistry research
  • Physics to include electricity and magnetism, the four fundamental forces, subatomic particles
  • Chemistry in contemporary issues, or philosophy of science or applied chemistry course

For MiT admissions purposes, another endorsement is required with this endorsement, science or math recommended.