Students may seek teacher certification at the secondary level with the Biology Education major. Students must choose a subject area minor from English, history or mathematics.

Requirements for the BS in Biology Education
General Education Core (some major/minor courses may satisfy General Education requirements; includes support courses listed below) 52
Biology Education Major* 37
BIO 1014 Biological Science I 4
BIO 1024 Biological Science II 4
BIO 2114 Anatomy and Physiology I 4
BIO 2124 Anatomy and Physiology II 4
BIO 2224 Introductory Botany and Zoology 4
BIO 3213 General Ecology 3
BIO 3324 Microbiology 4
BIO 3414 Genetics 4
NSC 3114 Earth’s Waters 4
NSC 4612 Senior Seminar 2
Content Area Minor 24-27
Professional Studies 39
TOTAL CREDIT HOURS FOR BIOLOGY EDUCATION MAJOR 152-155

*MAT 1334 Pre-Calculus, CHE 1514 and 1524 College Chemistry I and II, and PHS 2024 General Physics II are required support courses for the Biology Education major.

Biology Education Minor requires BIO 1014, 1024, 2013, 2224, 3324, and 3414.