Biology Education Program Requirements

The purpose of this research-based program is to develop teacher candidates into caring, competent, collaborative, reflective professionals; authorities in the content and instruction of biology, the nature of science and science inquiry; and leaders of learning and teaching in local, state, and international communities.

Admission Requirements

The College of Applied Studies offers numerous programs in addition to Teacher Education. Information about applying for the Teacher Education Program is included in the Teacher Education Application Packet. The packet includes:

  • Admission Requirements
  • Application for Admission
  • Admission Testing Requirements
  • Attestation of Eligibility

The completed packet should be submitted toEducation Support Services (ESS)the semester before the student plans to begin the Teacher Education Program.

Teacher Education Application Packet

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Program Outline
Preparation of the candidates is rounded out with strong emphasis on literacy, diversity, ethics, and pedagogical content knowledge. They apply their skills and knowledge in field experiences and practica throughout the program.