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.
In addition to fulfilling specific education requirements set by the Education Division, you will complete all the requirements for the B.A. in Biology. To seek secondary education certification in biology, you will take Earth and Space Science in lieu of one of your biology electives.
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.