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.
Thirty-five (35) required Biology credits to include the following required core courses: