Students desiring certification as secondary school teachers must fulfill the requirements of the biology major. Physics I and II are also required. In addition to satisfying all of the competencies of the biology major, students completing this course of study will have developed skills and competencies listed in the New Hampshire State Department of Education Professional Standards for Teachers.
To obtain the University’s recommendation for state certification, students must meet all the requirements specified in this catalog as well as in the University’s Professional Education Handbook in Secondary Education, the Secondary Student Teacher Handbook, and the New Hampshire State Department of Education Professional Standards for Teachers.
General Education Requirements (minimum 42 credits)
Major Requirements (36 Biology credits/87 total credits)