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2018-2019 Edgewood College Catalog 
2018-2019 Edgewood College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Biology Teaching with Environmental Science, BS

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This major is designed for individuals who wish to be certified to teach Biology and/or Environmental Science at the secondary level (WDPI category Adolescence through Adolescence, Ages 10-21; WDPI license 605 and 615). This major requires completion of the requirements listed below; the Education Professional Requirements and the licensing requirement s for teacher education (see School of Education ).

A student must maintain a minimum GPA of 2.0 in all courses taken toward the major.  Any course in which a student receives a grade below “CD” will not be accepted toward the minor.  Transfer students must take a minimum of twelve credits of natural science at Edgewood College.  Transfer courses must be approved by the department.

Major Requirements

Required Courses

A minimum of two credits from the following:


The following Physics course:

Chemistry Sequence

A two semester sequence of Chemistry:

Mathematics Course

One Mathematics course from the following:

Social Science Courses

Seven credits of required Social Science courses:

Geoscience Courses

Seven credits of required Geoscience courses:

Methods of Teaching Science and Accompanying Practicum

Students must be fully admitted to the teacher education program and have completed their science coursework before enrolling in NATS 459 .

One semester of the methods of teaching science and accompanying practicum:

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