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Life Science

This specialty area is designed for those looking to teach students in grades 9–12 in the life sciences.

The course sequence consists of two courses in education, nine courses in biology and selected courses in chemistry and physics.

To add the middle-level endorsement, an additional five courses in other natural sciences are required.

  • EDUC 3742: Special Methods: Middle-Level Science
  • EDUC 3752: Special Methods: Senior High Science
  • BIOL 1710 Foundations of Biology I
  • BIOL 1720 Foundations of Biology II
  • BIOL 2710 Foundations of Biology III
  • BIOL 3100: Plant Biology
  • BIOL 3120: Comparative Vertebrate Anatomy
  • BIOL 3140: Comparative Animal Physiology
  • BIOL 3210: Biology of Microorganisms
  • BIOL 3300: Evolutionary Biology
  • CHEM 1110: General Chemistry I
  • CHEM 1120: General Chemistry II
  • PHYS 1040: Astronomy
  • PHYS 1080: Physics for the Health Sciences I
  • PHYS 1090: Physics for the Health Sciences II

For detailed course descriptions, visit the Undergraduate Academic Catalog.