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 I4
BIO 1024 Biological Science II4
BIO 2114 Anatomy and Physiology I4
BIO 2124 Anatomy and Physiology II4
BIO 2224 Introductory Botany and Zoology4
BIO 3213 General Ecology3
BIO 3324 Microbiology4
BIO 3414 Genetics4
NSC 3114 Earth’s Waters4
NSC 4612 Senior Seminar2
Content Area Minor24-27
Professional Studies39
TOTAL CREDIT HOURS FOR BIOLOGY EDUCATION MAJOR152-155

*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.