Students looking to careers as an elementary or secondary school teacher, with a background in biological sciences, have several options available
Secondary 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 .
Elementary 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.
For requirements, please contact the WCSU Department of Education.
Biology undergraduate course descriptions may be found here.