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Secondary Biology Education, B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
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Overview

Only available through our on campus undergraduate program, the Secondary Biology Education program of Midway University is designed to help you become a biology teacher who’s able to teach grades 8-12. 

As you move into your elective coursework, you will become well-versed in all elements of teaching high school biology. Upon completion of this secondary education teacher program, you will be ready to seek certification to be a teacher in Kentucky. Graduates wishing to seek certification in other states should contact that state’s teacher certification granting agency for information on specific requirements.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Technology in the Educational Setting
  • Teaching and Learning
  • Multicultural Education
  • General Biology
  • Medical Vocabulary
  • Microbiology

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    61

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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  • Minimum required score:

    500

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks.

Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 2.5

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 2.5 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

  • GPA of 2.5 (4.0 scale)
  • TOEFL, IELTS, or Duolingo English Test results are required
  • Complete the Application
  • Students are required to submit official High school transcripts, marksheets or academic record
  • Official SAT or ACT scores
  • US immigration regulations require that students demonstrate their ability to finance the first year of education before receiving the 1-20
  • Submit a copy of the photo page of your current passport

Tuition Fee

  • International

    24500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12250 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    24500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12250 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
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