Basic Science Minor
The minor is for elementary teaching majors pursuing grades K-6 general classroom teacher licensure with an endorsement in basic science (K-8). Required courses included science content courses taught by science education faculty and those that will prepare future teachers to teach science as recommended by the Next Generation Science Standards.
UNI is home to a nationally recognized teacher preparation program.
Teachers in the areas of science and STEM are in high demand across Iowa, and the nation, according to the U.S. Department of Education.
Gain teacher licensure with an endorsement in basic science (K-8).