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Endorsement Information

The Utah State Office of Education (USOE), in collaboration with the Utah Education Network (UEN), has created an e-mail list for science teachers to learn more about Utah science events and professional development. Click here to register.

Endorsement Forms

Science Endorsement Application
For a secondary school endorsement

Science Courses by Required Secondary Science Endorsement

Endorsement Courses

Online Science Endorsement

USOE is offering several online pilot courses during the 2013-2014 school year in partnership with the UEN and Southern Utah University (SUU). 

These courses are designed with two things in mind:

  • content
  • and improving science instructional strategies

The courses are offered in a semester setting and require 4-6 hours a week of coursework. Due to the time commitment, teachers are only allowed to sign up for two classes per semester.

Online Science Courses

Online Science Course Schedule and Registration

Fall
September 2014-December 2014

  • Astronomy
  • Earth Systems Science
  • Ecology
  • Elementary Science ILO’s
  • Geology
  • Human Anatomy and Physiology
  • Meteorology
  • Physics 1
  • Principles of Inorganic Chemistry 1
  • Principles of Inorganic Chemistry 2
  • Safety Certification
  • Zoology

Summer
May 2014-August 2014

  • Earth Systems Science
  • Human Anatomy and Physiology
  • Meteorology
  • Principles of Inorganic Chemistry 1
  • Principles of Inorganic Chemistry 2
  • Safety Certification
  • Zoology

Utah Master Naturalist
This program will offer an Ecology course option this summer.

Utah Science Teachers Association (USTA)
USTA partners with local colleges and universities to connect teachers from across the state with the courses they need for endorsements. 

Note
For all courses counting toward endorsement credit, you must select to have the course documented on a transcript and pay any associated documentation fees. You can then submit that transcript with your secondary science endorsement application. If it is not documented on a transcript, you will not be able to use the course to meet an endorsement requirement.