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Secondary Science Education in Biology Degree

As a student of Secondary Science education, you will:

  • choose courses in microbial, plant and fungal, and animal biology, and ecology, or evolution and genetics;

  • take specific courses, in addition to your biology major coursework, designed to prepare you for becoming an educator in a secondary classroom, grades six through twelve in Wyoming;

  • participate in a two-year cohort, and after completing all prerequisites, proceed through upper division education coursework with a group;

  • have opportunities to add endorsements in earth science and chemistry;

  • receive an institutional recommendation in secondary science education with an endorsement in biology upon successful completion of all coursework, field experiences, and a four-month residency teaching assignment.


Wyoming PTSB approved program:

* This program is fully accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE).

Have Questions or Want More Info?

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To start your application, you’ll need to create an account with the UW Registrar. Watch this video before you get started.

Transferring to UW? Read more in the Wyoming Transfer Catalog and the UW Transfer Equivalency Self-Service (TreQ).

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