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Senior Administrative AssistantKathy Bleday
Middle School Science Education, AA
Use Your Love for Science to Inspire Young Minds in the Classroom!
Do you have a passion for the sciences and want to share it with young people? In this career, you will have the opportunity to engage students by exploring Earth’s place in our universe, examining the flora and fauna of an ecosystem, creating chemical reactions of various materials, designing projects using force, gravity, electricity, and light, and evaluating processes that occur at the Earth’s surface and throughout our oceans.
Gulf Coast State College's Middle School Science Education Option, Liberal Arts AA degree will prepare you with a solid foundation to ensure your success at a top university in Florida. The classes you will take to earn your AA degree will fulfill General Education Core requirements that seamlessly transfer to a four-year institution to count toward your bachelor’s degree. You may have additional requirements for admission to a teacher-preparatory program, so please contact a GCSC adviser or the university you plan to transfer to for further guidance.
Middle School Science Education Course Requirements
Biology for Science Majors I
A complete list of courses with descriptions can be found in the Catalog
What can you do with Middle School Science Education Associate of Arts?
Who is Eligible for the Program?
Elementary School Teacher
Environmental Science Professor
Middle School Teacher
Gulf Coast alumni of this program have continued their education at:
Florida Gulf Coast University
Florida State University
University of Central Florida
Are you ready to get started?
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