B.S. in Education, Secondary Education, Biology Education 9-12

No minor required
43-62 Hours

Please note that the B.S. Education, Biology Option has different core requirements than other Biology options; all required courses for this option are listed here.

Required Courses

(32 Hours)

BI 151 Biological Reasoning (3)
BI 153 Intro. to Organismal Biology (4)
BI 154 Genetics and Cell Biology (4)
BI 200 General Microbiology (3)
BI 332 General Ecology (3)
MA 134 College Algebra (3)
UI 318 Earth Science: A Process Approach (3)
UI 422 Scientific Reasoning (3)
Approved Biology Elective (3)
Choose an option from below

Option: Unified Science-Biology

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This option meets course requirements to teach any science, but with a biology emphasis, grades 9-12

(32 Hours)

BS 113 Anatomy and Physiology I (4)
BS 114 Anatomy and Physiology II (4)
CH 185 General Chemistry (5)
CH 186 Foundations of Inorganic Chemistry (3)
GO 110 Physical Geology (3)
MA 133 Plane Trigonometry (3)
PH 120 Intro. Physics I (5)
PH 121 Intro. Physics II (5)

Option: Biology Education

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This option meets course requirements to teach biology, grades 9-12

(11-21 Hours)

BS 105 Environmental Biology (3)
CH 181
OR
CH 185
and
CH 186
Principles of Chemistry (5)

General Chemistry (5)

Foundations of Inorganic Chemistry (3)
PH 106
OR
PH 120
and
PH 121
Physical Concepts (3)

Intro. Physics I (5)

Intro. Physics II (5)

Contact

573.651.2170
jchampine@semo.edu
Rhodes Hall 224
Department of Biology
One University Plaza, MS 6200
Cape Girardeau, Missouri 63701