48 months
Duration
19860 USD/year
19860 USD/year
10214 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The Biological Sciences - Secondary Education program at Wichita State University equips students with a broad knowledge of biology and prepares them for careers as certified teachers in grades 6-12 through classroom learning and real-world teaching experience in Kansas' largest school district.

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Overview

The curriculum covers a broad range of biological study from general biology and microbiology to ecology, genetics and field botany in addition to teaching courses within the College of Applied Studies and student-teaching experience in area schools.

Careers

Graduates of the Biological Sciences - Secondary Education program at Wichita State University are frequently employed as technicians in labs involved in basic biological research or applied research. 

They work in fields such as the physical, engineering and life sciences, education, pharmaceutical manufacturing and scientific consulting.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • General Biology 
  • General Microbiology
  • General Ecology
  • Genetics
  • Molecular Cell Biology
  • Vascular Plants
  • Field Botany

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Fall Semester Deadlines:

  • Basic Service: Apr. 15
  • Standard Service: Jun. 1
  • Premium Service: Jul. 1

Credits

120 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2.25

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Have a cumulative 2.25 or higher GPA on a 4.00 scale, OR
    • Achieve an ACT composite of 21 or higher OR a minimum combined SAT ERW+M score of 1060 (test optional for admission)
    • And, if applicable, achieve a 2.0 GPA on all college credit taken in high school. 
    • Students must submit final high school transcripts.
    • Transcripts or examination results may be sent away for verification. If selected, it may take some time for the verification results to be returned.
    • You do not need to submit a TOEFL or IELTS score when you apply.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    19860 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 19860 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    19860 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 19860 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    10214 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10214 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Wichita

878 - 1418 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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