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    Jul 24, 2024  
2021-2022 Augusta University Catalog 
2021-2022 Augusta University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Bachelor of Science with a major in Chemistry and an Integrated Master of Arts in Teaching

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Program Overview

The AU Chemistry program is nationally accredited with students having the option of obtaining an American Chemical Society (ACS) certified degree. The BS Chemistry-IMAT program ensures that students have experience in all 5 traditional areas of chemistry- inorganic, organic, physical, analytical, and biochemistry.  The education courses include both undergraduate courses and graduate courses that are begun as early as the junior year. The final semester consists of a practicum of teaching in the high school environment.

Program Contact
Chair: Dr. Thomas Crute
Admissions Information
  • For more information on admissions requirements, please visit the Office of Admissions website.
  • For admission to the MAT program, faculty recommendation and interview with the College of Education IMAT program director is required.
Progression & Graduation Requirements
  • A grade of C or better is required in all Major Concentration and Departmentally Approved Upper Division Electives courses.
  • Completion of ACS Diagnostic of Undergraduate Chemistry Knowledge Exam with a minimum score of 25 correct.
  • Successful completion of SPED 4002 or SPED 5002 is a certification requirement.
  • Submit edTPA for official scoring during student teaching
  • GACE Content I and II
  • Complete GACE Educator Ethics

Core Areas A - E: 42 Hours

For more information on Core Curriculum Areas A-E, see Core Requirements .

Departmentally Approved Upper Division Electives: 7-10 Hours

  • A grade of C or better is required in all these courses.
  • Chosen to meet departmental guidelines and with assistance of the student’s faculty advisor.

Wellness Graduation Requirement: 4 Hours

Students who transfer to Augusta University with less than 60 credit hours must complete the Wellness Requirement.

Total hours for IMAT degree: 154 Hours

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