Immaculata offers a variety of biology degrees that allow you to choose electives that suit your areas of interest and your career plans. The B.A. in Biology with Secondary Education is intended for biology majors interested in seeking teacher certification.
If you currently hold a bachelor's degree or above and you wish to pursue a careers in teaching high school biology, please apply to the Education Division. The Biology Department will review all transcripts and outline an individual course of study that will satisfy all the requirements of the Pennsylvania Department of Education for certification to teach biology.
Strong foundation in liberal arts
Preparation for careers in research, education, and medicine
Provides a foundation for graduate study at the cutting edge of science
Immaculata biology majors are prepared for technical positions as well as teaching positions in public and private high schools. Biology majors who also develop good writing skills expand their opportunities for careers, such as work in scientific publishing and abstracting.