Admissions: Programs of Study

General Science: Secondary Education

Candidates seeking license to teach biology and/or general science, grades 7-12, enroll as biology and/or general science majors and education minors. Some students may elect to pursue certification in both areas of biology and general science.

A total of 58 Science credits is required to complete the degree, and Liberal Arts credit requirements. In addition, students must fulfill the requirements of the Department of Education (total of 27 Education credits).

Degree: Bachelor of Science - BS
Program Website
College: Munley College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
Department Website: Science

Student/Faculty Ratio: 13:1


Middle States Commission on Higher Education
Pennsylvania Department of Education 

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Office of University Admissions

Chairperson: Dr. Michael Kiel
Department of Science 

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