Students looking to careers as an elementary or secondary school teacher, with a background in biological sciences, have several options available.
Education - Biology
Students in secondary education complete only one specific
major offered by the Department of Biological & Environmental
Sciences. Additional courses are offered by the Department of Education. For additional information, contact Dr. Dora Pinou, the biology-secondary education coordinator. The Secondary Ed - Biology program sheet is available here.
Education - Concentration in Biology
Students in elementary education complete two areas of study:
one in elementary education within the Department of Education,
and a specific academic major offered by the Department of
Biological & Environmental Sciences. The Elementary Ed - Biology program sheet is available here.
requirements, please contact the WCSU
Department of Education.
undergraduate course descriptions may be found here.