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Scenes from the School of Education

School of Education

Undergraduate Programs

Secondary Education

The Sciences

Advisor: Dr. Jay Fogleman  

Phone:  874-4161



This program for the preparation of science teachers at U.R.I. is accredited by NASDEC and NCATE. This program incorporates:

  • A minimum of thirty credits in an area of science (general science, biology, chemistry, or physics)
  • Thirty hours in Education, including methods and materials of teaching
  • A full semester of student teaching. 

After completion of all course requirements, a B.S. degree is awarded by the college of Human Science and Services.  With additional coursework, it is possible to earn a B.A. Degree in the College of Arts and Sciences.   Application to the program is done during the Sophomore year through a review of an admissions portfolio.  If you believe you have a strong interest in science, and the ability to inspire enthusiasm in students, please consider applying.


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