Secondary Education - Biology B.S.
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The B.S. in Biology with a concentration in Biology Education prepares students for rewarding middle school or high school teaching positions in the biological/life sciences. Students complete studies in biology and chemistry and a set of core experiences in professional education, including participation in guided fieldwork. Graduates of the program are qualified to apply for state certification to teach biology in grades 7-12 in Pennsylvania.

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Paul Badger, Ph.D.
Interim Department Head & Coordinator, Lab Safety
412-397-4032 phone

Sample Courses:

These are some of the classes for students in this academic program:

Ecology Fundamentals
Curriculum Design & Instruction
Human Genetics
Major Credits
Biology, Chemistry, Physics
Core Credits
Communication Skills, Economics, Humanities, History, Sciences, etc.
Elective Credits

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