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Four-Year Plan: Bachelor of Science in Biology with Life Science Secondary-Level Teacher Certification

(Total Credit Hours: 120)

First Year

Fall
Course Hours

BIOL 1307/1107

4

CHEM 1311/1111

4
MATH 1314 3
ENGL 1301 3
GS 1181 1
TOTAL 15
Spring
Course Hours

BIOL 1306/1106

4

CHEM 2353/2153

4

ENGL 1302 or 2311

3

MATH 1316, 2312, 2413, 2414, 3321

3-4

Social and Behavioral Sciences

3
TOTAL 17-18

Second Year

Fall
Course Hours
BIOL 1411 4
Chemistry, Geology, Physical Science or Physics (see program) 3-4
HIST 1301 3
POLS 2305 3
Elective 1-3
TOTAL 15-16
Spring
Course Hours
BIOL 1413 4
COMM 1315 3
EPSY 3303 3
HIST 1302 3

POLS 2306

3
TOTAL 16

Third Year

Fall
Course Hours
Biology (advanced) 4
Biology (advanced) 3
Language, Philosophy, and Culture 3
Creative Arts 3
RDG 4320* 3
TOTAL 16
Spring
Course Hours
BIOL 3301 3
BIOL 4181 1

Biology (advanced)

4

ED 4321*

3

EPSY 3314

3
TOTAL 14

Fourth Year

Fall
Course Hours
BIOL 4451 4
BIOL 4303 3
BIOL 3403 4
ED 4322* 3
TOTAL 14
Spring
Course Hours
ED 4323* 3
ED 4973* 9
TOTAL 12

*You must be admitted into the Educator Preparation Program (EPP) to enroll in any senior-level Education course or Reading 4320. For more information, visit the College of Education website.