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  Sep 22, 2017
 
 
    
2017-18 Undergraduate Catalog

Biology, Teacher Licensure (MTeach), B.S.


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Department of Biology  

Students seeking a license to teach in secondary schools (grades 7-12) must complete (1) a major in the subject they intend to teach, (2) a minor in Secondary Education, and (3) additional teacher licensure requirements.

Students must contact their Secondary Education Minor advisors for approval of appropriate courses.

Academic Map


Following is a printable, suggested four-year schedule of courses:

Biology, Teacher Licensure (MTeach), B.S., Academic Map   

Degree Requirements


General Education (41 hours)


General Education  requirements include courses in Communication, History, Humanities, and/or Fine Arts, Mathematics, Natural Sciences, and Social/Behavioral Sciences categories.

The following General Education courses are required for this major:

  • MATH 1910 (Math)
  • BIOL 1110 and BIOL 1111 (Nat Sci)
  • CHEM 1110 and CHEM 1111 (Nat Sci)

Major Requirements (36 hours)


Biology Core (25 hours)


General Biology Concentration (11-12 hours)


Supporting Courses (17 hours)


Secondary Education Minor-MTeach (30 hours)


See Secondary Education Minor-MTeach  for further information.

Total hours in program: 124


Curriculum: Biology, Teacher Licensure (MTeach)


Curricular listings include General Education  requirements in Communication, History, Humanities, and/or Fine Arts, Mathematics, Natural Sciences, and Social/Behavioral Sciences categories.

Freshman


Subtotal: 32 Hours


Sophomore


Subtotal: 33 Hours


Junior


Subtotal: 29-33 Hours


Subtotal: 29-30 Hours


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