Drake offers several endorsements in the field of science including:
- All Sciences (5-12)
- Biology (5-12)
- Chemistry (5-12)
- Earth Science (5-12)
- General Science (5-12)
- Physical Science (5-12)
- Physics (5-12)
- Science (K-8)
These endorsement programs prepare individuals to teach specific science subjects and programs at various educational levels.
The elementary level Science Endorsement (150) is available in combination with the following degree programs.
The secondary level endorsements, All Sciences (184/185), Biology (151), Chemistry (152), Earth Science (153), General Science (154), Physical Science (155), and Physics (156), are available in combination with the following degree programs.
Jerrid Kruse, PhD
Assistant Professor, Teaching and Learning
- Financial Aid
- Iowa teacher shortage areas are designated annually by the Iowa Department of Education. Teachers in shortage areas may be eligible for college student forgiveable loans through both state and federal programs. Science has been identified as a shortage area. Information regarding application for forgivable loans is available at the Iowa College Student Aid Commission website.
- Tuition and Fees
- Drake University is the home for the South Central Iowa STEM Hub. For more information about this initiative visit the South Central Iowa STEM Hub website.