Life Sciences (7-12) with Teacher Certification and ESL

The life science (7-12) major is available only for students seeking teacher certification in life science with a specialization in high school. All students must complete the Liberal Arts Core in addition to the below listed coursework. In conjunction with your advisor, the degree entails the equivalent of at least 31 credit hours in relevant content coursework.

Pre-Education Requirements:

EDUC 2320 Learning and Development
EDSP 2302 Survey of Exceptional Children

View degree plan: Life Sciences (7-12) with Teacher Certification and ESL

Drawing on the subject-specific training and expertise of our faculty, EDUC 4320 provides subject-specific methods of instruction via textbooks, teaching, and assignments aligned with specific standards for teacher preparation at the state and national levels. Each assignment and assignment rubric is keyed to state and national subject-specific teacher preparation standards, and allows for collaboration, feedback, practice in teaching via lessons in the college classroom, and fieldwork in local diverse middle/high schools, and supports learning groups. Students enroll in the course section of EDUC 4320 that pertains to their subject.