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Chemistry Education Certification

Department of Chemistry, Math and Physics Chemistry education students combine a major in Chemistry with professional education certification coursework from the education department. The education courses cover issues such as: technology, methods, assessments, exceptionalities in the classroom and more.

Education Department

Why choose Chemistry education at Geneva College?

  • Geneva’s program is accredited by the Pennsylvania Department of Education and all 50 states offer some form of reciprocity for certification to Geneva graduates.
  • Since 1958, Geneva’s chemistry program has been approved by the American Chemical Society—a distinction achieved by only six colleges in the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities(CCCU).
  • Geneva's Test for Teacher Certification (Praxis II-Secondary Content Areas) pass rate is 99 percent, one of the highest college pass rates in the state.
  • Tutoring and extensive field experience in local classrooms.    

Some classes you may take:

  • Organic Chemistry I and II
  • Physical Chemistry I and II
  • Exceptionality in the Secondary Classroom
  • Educational Psychology
  • Teaching of Science in Secondary Schools

 

Point of Excellence

Geneva offers a semester-long program at the Los Angeles Film Studies Center which combines seminar courses and internships in various segments of the film industry.

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March 21, 2014
Geneva Chemistry Society accepting soil test samples
100 lawn or garden soil samples submitted by Apr. 2 will be accepted for analysis.
March 3, 2014
Geneva supports STEM education through MATHCOUNTS
Eighty sixth, seventh and eighth graders came to campus to compete in the national mathematics competition.
June 30, 2014
June issue of @Geneva
Read about chemistry program grants.
November 20, 2013
November issue of @Geneva
Read about the Geneva College Chemistry Club at the Carnegie Science Center's ChemFest.
October 9, 2013
STEM Day for prospective students
Those interested in science, technology, engineering or math programs are invited to a special visit event on Fri., Oct. 25.