Department of Biology and Earth Science
Biology, B.S. in Education Degree
The Bachelor of Science in Education biology major is designed to provide students with the knowledge and skills necessary to become an effective high school biology teacher. The state-approved biology secondary education program is designed to prepare accomplished teacher for the 21st century who are equipped with knowledge, skills and attitudes that will enable them to meet the needs of a multicultural student population in a highly technological society.
The graduate with a Biology Major, Bachelor of Science in Education Degree will use the knowledge and skills obtained in the program to:
- Challenge the Praxis and C-BASE exams allowing them to be licensed as teachers upon successful completion of these exams.
- Be qualifi ed for teacher certifi cation in the state of Missouri.
- Be qualifi ed to apply for graduate programs in education.
Any questions, please feel free to contact program coordinator at 660-543-4933.