Upon graduation from the program, students are endorsed for Full Teacher Certification by the Florida Department of Education, which allows them to teach 6th to 12th grade throughout the state. Students may conduct research with the department's faculty members, many of whom are interdisciplinary in their training and interests and teach in several fields. Some students present the results of their research at national conferences and publish them in chemistry journals.
Students may visit FIUteach for opportunities to try out teaching at no cost.
College to Career
- Secondary education teacher
- Soil and plant scientists
- Materials scientists
- Food science technicians
- Chemical technicians
- Environmental science and protection technicians
- Chemical plant and system operators
For more opportunities, visit the American Chemical Society.