Certificate in Chemistry {22-23}

Graduate Certificate in Chemistry

The online chemistry graduate certificate provides the graduates credits necessary to enable high school teachers to teach concurrent enrollment classes through partnerships with Minnesota institutions of higher education. The Higher Learning Commission requires teachers in concurrent enrollment chemistry classes to have 18 graduate credits in chemistry, and completion of this certificate provides the 18 credits.

Admission Requirements

Information on admission requirements can be found on the Graduate Studies webpage.

Student Learning Outcomes

  • Apply advanced chemistry concepts in a variety of real world contexts, such as forensics, environmental chemistry, and food.
  • Interpret data from chemical techniques and instrumentation.
  • Critically read and react to literature regarding chemical techniques and instrumentation.

Program Delivery Mode
Online Exclusive: must be completed entirely online; no face-to-face options available

Core Requirements ( 18 credits )

CHEM 500  Biochemistry I (3)
CHEM 510  Biochemistry II (3)
CHEM 600  Chemistry of Food & Cooking (3)
CHEM 604  Modeling Environmental Geochemistry Systems (3)
CHEM 605  Forensic Chemistry (3)
CHEM 650  Biophysical Chemistry (3)