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Chemistry 7-12 Teaching Subject Endorsement

The faculty in the University of Nebraska at Kearney's Department of Chemistry believe in a “hands-on” science experience. In the program students are provided with the best laboratory experience possible through access to state-of-the-art equipment and participation in active undergraduate research programs.

After completing the requirements, a graduate will be qualified to teach chemistry in grades 7-12 at middle or high school systems—or can pursue an advanced academic degree. Education degrees are a cornerstone of UNK, therefore, it has always had an excellent reputation for producing Nebraska’s top teachers.

Career Opportunities with this Degree

  • 7-12 Public School Chemistry Teacher
  • 7-12 Private School Chemistry Teacher

Places UNK Graduates Work

  • Ravenna High School
  • Grand Island Northwest
  • Lexington High School
  • Holdrege High School
  • Omaha Burke