Bachelor of ArtsEducation - Chemistry (9-12) with General Science (5-8)

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Education - Chemistry (9-12) with General Science (5-8) Curriculum Overview

Students who complete this major are eligible to apply to the Minnesota Department of Education for a teaching credential for grades 5 through 8 science and grades 9 through 12 chemistry. Passage of standardized examinations of content and pedagogy are also required.


Bachelor of Arts degrees at Concordia University, St. Paul consists of a major of typically 32 to 44 credits or two minors, general education courses, and elective courses totaling a minimum of 128 credits.

Meet Your Professors

Leanne Bakke, Ph.D. Professor of Biology

Dr. Bakke has a background in molecular physiology and currently acts as the head of the science department.

Lonn Maly Dean, College of Education & Science

Lonn Maly is a graduate of Concordia University who worked for 14 years as a teacher and a principal in Lutheran schools in Michigan and Southern California.

Career Potential

This major prepares students to teach grades 5-12 within private or public elementary schools. - See more at:

  • Public School Teacher (5-12)
  • Private School Teacher (5-12)

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