B.S.E. Degree in Science Education, Physical Science


75 hours

The requirements for a minor in professional education must also be met.

An OC graduate with a Bachelor of Science in Education degree in Science will:
1. Have acquired competency in a broad general education through study in the liberal arts by successfully completing the university core curriculum and passing 
the Oklahoma General Education Test (OGET).

2. Demonstrate an in-depth knowledge of their chosen area of science by achieving a 3.00 GPA in the major field and passing the Oklahoma Subject Area Test

(OSAT) appropriate to the major field.
Student must complete a minimum of 126 hours including the major, core, and minor if required. Elective hours may be needed to reach 126 hours. 

1. 20 hours core science courses 

2. 12 hours physical science

3. 7 hours upper division chemistry or physics

Licensure: science – grades 6-12 

4. 25 semester hours professional education

5. 5 hours other courses

6. 3 hours methods course  

7. Foreign language competency

Choose one:
High School Foreign Language – 2 years of same language with a grade of “C” or better

University credit – 3 hours foreign language or American Sign Language with a grade of “C” or better. 


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