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Secondary Education Biology, Bachelor

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Marquette, MI, United States
Successful completion of this major’s Secondary Education Biology courses at the Northern Michigan University and the professional education sequence lead to certification as a secondary school teacher in biology.

Overview

Students in this major’s Secondary Education Biology courses at the Northern Michigan University must select an academic minor in another department. 

A minor in chemistry education is recommended. Advising for this major is provided by Carolyn J. Lowe in the School of Education.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
  • Credits
    138 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • Introductory Biology: Principles
  • Introductory Biology: Diversity
  • Principles of Ecology
  • Principles of Evolution
  • Genetics
  • Medical Microbiology
  • General Microbiology 
  • Introduction to Cell and Molecular Biology

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 2

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 2 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

  • Graduate from high school with an academic grade point average of 2.25 or better;
  • Attain a minimum ACT composite score of 19 or a minimum 990 SAT Total Score.
  • Successfully complete core course work for secondary school preparation. Students who have earned a GED or equivalent are also considered for admission.

Tuition Fee

  • National

    16225 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
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  • In-State

    10729 USD/year
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Living costs for Marquette

  • 1000 - 1500 USD/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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