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Physics Education, A.A.
Do You Have a Passion for Physics Education?
Do you have an interest in electricity, force, gravity, and optics? Are you interested in chemistry and chemistry experiments? Do you like the outdoors, plants, animals, and other organisms? Have you ever wanted to share your passion of the sciences with young people? If so, Gulf Coast State College can prepare you for a career in science education.
Science educators are in high demand! And, they have a dynamic career engaging young people in the various science disciplines. In this career, educators have the opportunity to design projects using force, gravity, electricity, and light, examine the flora and fauna of an ecosystem, and explore chemical reactions of various materials. For a career in science education, you need to earn your bachelor’s degree and an associate’s degree can begin your path to success.
Physics Education Course Requirements
ENC1102, English II
EDF2085, Introduction to Diversity for Educators
EME2040, Introduction to Technology for Educators
SPC1608, Introduction to Public Speaking
PHY2053L, College Physics I Lab
PHY2054, College Physics II
PHY2054L, College Physics II Lab
What can you do with an Physics Education A.A. Degree?
In this field, people find careers as:
Gulf Coast alumni of this program have continued their education at:
University of Florida
University of Central Florida
Florida State University
University of South Florida
Are you ready to Get Started?
Apply to GCSC
Visit the Gulf Coast admissions page to learn more about the application process.
Consult the Gulf Coast State College Catalog for specific program and course information.
Apply for Financial Aid & Scholarships
There are many options available to help you pay for college. Find out more about scholarships and financial aid at Gulf Coast State College.
Register for Classes
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