Students with a major or minor in secondary biology education must maintain a grade point average of 3.0 or greater overall, in the major, and/or minor(s) with no grade below a "B-" in the professional education sequence and no grade below a "C" in the major and/or minor(s).
For department information or additional degree requirements, go to the Biology department page.
Bulletin Year: 2022 - 2023 Undergraduate Bulletin
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|Total Credits Required||20|
|BI 111 Introductory Biology: Principles [SCII]||4|
|BI 112 Introductory Biology: Diversity||4|
|BI 210 Principles of Ecology [SCII]||4|
|BI 312 Genetics **||4|
|MSED 340 Fundamental Concepts in Science *||4|
|MSED 350 Methods and Materials in Teaching Science Education *||4|
|Choose from the following:|
|BI 207 Human Anatomy and Physiology 1 (4 cr.)|
|BI 208 Human Anatomy and Physiology 2 (4 cr.)|
|BI 215 Principles of Evolution (4 cr.)|
|BI 303 General Microbiology (5 cr.)|
|BI 327 Animal Physiology (4 cr.)|
|BI 406 Advanced Cell Biology (4 cr.)|
|BI 431 Plant Physiology (4 cr.)|
*MSED 340 and MSED 350 will double count if your major is chemistry education, earth science education, physics education or integrated science education.
**BI 218 is a prerequisite for BI 312.
Grades earned in methods courses are calculated with courses in the professional education sequence in the major.
Note: MA 111 i s a prerequisite for many courses.