Printable Degree Requirements

Degree Requirements

Secondary Teaching in Biology

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Curriculum in Secondary Teaching - Biology 
Bachelor of Science in Secondary Teaching - Biology

General Education Requirements2
Course Name/ # Credit Hours  Course Name/#  Credit Hours
English    CHEM 10171  3
ENGL 1157 3  Humanities  
ENGL 1158 or 11591 3  Humanities Electives  6
Mathematics    ENGL Literature  3
MATH 11251 3  Social Sciences  
MATH 1126 3 Social Sciences elective  6
Science   Arts  
BIOS 10811 1 Arts elective 3
BIOS 10831 3    
CHEM 10071 1    
CHEM 10081 1    
    Total 39
Other Requirements1     
Course Name/ # Credit Hours  Course Name/#  Credit Hours
BIOS 1071  1 PHYS 1001 or 1002  3
BIOS 1073 3 EES 1000 or 1002  3
BIOS 2014 4 CHEM 1018  
BIOS 2114 4 EDHS 1110  3
BIOS 2741 1 EDSP 3612  3
BIOS 2743 3 EDUC 2100  3
BIOS 3854 4 EDCI 2204  3
BIOS 3653 3 EDUC 2206  3
    Total 47
Course Requirements for Major1
Course Name/ # Credit Hours  Course Name/#  Credit Hours
EDCI 3310
 3 EDUC 4000  3
EDCI 4250  3  EDUC 3110  3
EDCI 4251   3  EDUC 4921  6
EDCI 4432  3  EDUC 4922  9
EDCI 4620  3    
   3    
       
    Total 36
Total Credit Hours Required Credit Hours
  122
Non-Coursework
 Passing scores on appropriate PRAXIS Exams
 Minimum grade of "C" and a 2.5 GPA in all courses for certification content area
 Minimum GPA of 2.5 for all undergraduate coursework
  1. "C" or better required
  2. Refer to the following sections in the University Catalog for specific courses and university regulations to fulfill General Education Requirements. Catalog sections: General Education Core Requirements and General Education Course Menu.