Requirements

  • One-credit hour first-year foundations course designed to provide skills to our majors for success in both their academic and professional careers
  • Two-course introductory sequence in principles of biological sciences
  • General zoology, botany and microbiology
  • Genetics
  • Introductory ecology
  • Cell biology
  • Upper-division electives
  • 16 credit hours of chemistry, including inorganic and organic chemistry
  • Eight credit hours of introductory physics
  • College calculus
  • Student teaching in the sciences
  • Classroom management
  • Principles of teaching high school
  • Tests and measurements
  • Methods in teaching science – secondary
  • Psychology and education of exceptional children