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- Our 72-day student teaching internship exceeds the state’s certification requirements for student teaching by 12 days.
- We offer both a Bachelor of Arts and a Bachelor of Science degree in science teaching.
- Our students exceed 100 hours of field-based experience prior to beginning student teaching.
- We are accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE) and the National Science Teachers Association (NSTA).
Unlock the puzzles of science with bright young minds by majoring in science teaching. We offer the Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science in science teaching. The B.A. prepares you to teach the biological sciences, chemistry and earth sciences to students in grades 9-12. With this program’s dual-major B.A. option, you can earn a dual major in science teaching and your content area in four years. The B.S. program prepares you to teach the biological sciences, earth sciences or physical sciences in grades 9-12. Both programs provide early and diversified field experiences that will help you sharpen your skills, and you’ll learn from top-level faculty who are recognized for their excellence in teaching.