Master of Science in Chemistry Education
Illinois State University

Program Details

The online MS in Chemistry Education degree program from Illinois State University is designed to improve the content and pedagogical knowledge of teachers of chemistry who possess a bachelor's degree in Chemistry. The curriculum is comprised of coursework in three areas:

  • Chemistry Content
  • Chemistry Education 
  • Foundational Science Education


  • Have a bachelor's degree in chemistry
  • Have a minimum 2.8 GPA (on a scale in which an A is a 4.0) for the last 60 hours of undergraduate work
  • Present official transcripts from each college or university other than Illinois State at which graduate, undergraduate, or non-degree credit was earned
  • Submit names and email addresses of two references for letters of recommendation

School Accreditation Statement

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission