Biological Sciences with Secondary Education Concentration

Earn your bachelor's of science degree in biological sciences AND your teaching certification by following the sample matriculation below. Course offerings may be fall or spring only. Consult course offerings for section availability. 

2019-2020 Sample Matriculation 

Freshman

Fall

  • CHEM 1201 (3) General Chem I
  • MATH 1550 (5) Analytic Geometry and Calculus I
  • BIOL 1201 (3) Biology for Science Majors I
  • BIOL 1208 (1) Biology Lab for Science Majors I
  • ENGL 1001 (3) English Composition
  • BASC 2010 (1) Step 1

Total: 16


 

Spring

  • CHEM 1202 (3) General Chem II
  • CHEM 1212 (2) General Chem Lab
  • MATH 1552 (4) Analytic Geometry and Calculus II or EXST 2201(4) Introduction to Statistical Analysis 
  • BIOL 1202 (3) Biology for Science Majors II
  • BIOL 1209 (1) Biology Lab for Science Majors II
  • GE Arts (3) 
  • BASC 2011 (1) Step 2

Total: 17


 

Sophomore

Fall

  • BIOL 2051 (4) General Microbiology
  • CHEM 2261 (3) Organic Chemistry
  • GE Hum (3) ENGL (2+++)
  • Foreign Lang I (4) 
  • EDCI 2500 (3) Knowing & Learning (GE SS)

Total: 17


 

Spring

  • CHEM 2262 (3) Organic Chemistry
  • CHEM 2364 (2) Organic Chemistry Lab
  • BIOL 2153 (4) Principles of Genetics
  • Foreign Lang II (4)
  • EDCI 3550 (3) Classroom Interactions (SS/HUM) (Spring Only)

Total: 16


 

Junior

Fall

  • BIOL 3040 (3) Evolution
  • BIOL (3+++) Elective (4)
  • PHYS 2001 (3) General Physics
  • PHYS 2108 (1) Introductory Physics Lab
  • ENGL 2000 (3) English Composition
  • BIOL 4005 (3) Research Methods (Fall Only)

Total: 17


 

Spring

  • BIOL 4087 (4) Basic Biochemistry
  • BIOL (3+++) Elective (4)
  • PHYS 2002 (3) General Physics
  • PHYS 2109 (1) General Physics Lab
  • PHIL 2786 (3) Perspectives (HUM) (Spring Only)

Total: 15


 

Senior

Fall

  • BIOL (3+++) Elective (3)
  • BIOL (3+++) Elective (3)
  • GE Hum (3) ENGL (2+++)
  • GE SS (3)
  • EDCI 4500 (3) Instructional Models (Fall Only)
  • BIOL 4003 (1) Science Teaching in Secondary School III: Instructional Strategies in the Sciences Models

Total: 16


 

Spring

  • EDCI 3136 (3) Reading in the Content Area
  • EDCI 4006 (9) Student Teaching

Total: 12

 


 

Total 126 Credit Hours

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