Biology-Teaching (Extended Program)
The B.A. Biology-Teaching major requires a minimum of 131 total hours to graduate. This total includes Liberal Arts Core requirements (pages xxx-xxx), the Professional Education Requirements (page xxx), and the following specified major requirements to complete the minimum of 131 hours. Liberal Arts Core courses included in major program requirements are distinguished by italics.
The Biology Teaching major provides a broad education in biology. Along with professional education courses and student teaching, this curriculum is a sound preparation for teaching life science, biology, and other secondary science courses. This is an extended program requiring at least nine semesters; therefore, students should contact their advisors early in their program. This program is an excellent preparation for graduate work in biology or science education.
Evolutionary Biology: 840:142.....3 hours
Earth Science: 870:035.....4 hours
Physics: 880:054.....4 hours
Electives in biology#: (100/3000-level or above, excluding 840:101).....4 hours
*At least 7-8 hours of biology credit must be 100g/4000-level.