2011-2012 Undergraduate Catalog 
    Jun 26, 2019  
2011-2012 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Biology Education B.S.

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Bachelor of Science Degree Leading to Certification for Grades 6-12
College of Science and Mathematics,

Department of Biology and Physics
(770) 423-6158

This single field program is designed to prepare biology teachers of adolescents, largely at the secondary school level (grades 6 through 12). It leads to 6-12 teacher certification in the teaching field of biology in Georgia. Candidates complete the equivalent of a major in biology and a second major in pedagogical studies with an emphasis on teaching science.

The B.S. in Secondary Biology Education is fully accredited by NCATE, National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education, is fully approved by Georgia’s Professional Standards Commission for 6-12 teacher certification, and is nationally recognized by NSTA, the National Science Teachers Association.

General Education (42 Credit Hours)

see listing of requirements 

University-Wide Fitness For Living Requirement (3 Credit Hours)

Program Total (126 Credit Hours)

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