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2014-2015 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Bachelor of Arts in Biology Education (Day)


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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)


Biology Electives


22 additional credits at or above the 200 level

Two of the following


(* One fulfilled in the general education area.)

Related Education and Teacher Certification Courses (27 credits)


**Asterisked courses require 25 hours of field experience. Field experience begins in the first year and is coordinated through the Education Department.

Note: Students who wish to follow this program should consult with the department chair early in the first year.

General Electives (3 credits)


Degree Requirements (minimum 132 credits)


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