General Science (optional K-12 Certification), B.A.
Undergraduate Studies

If you enjoy learning about the sciences, all of them, Immaculata’s B.A. in general science will give you a solid foundation in biology, chemistry, physics and math. The program also gives you the option to minor in another discipline that will diversify your skills and prepare you for a variety of interdisciplinary careers.

The flexible curriculum includes electives that allow you to customize your degree and focus on the areas of science that interest you. If you’re seeking secondary education certification, you complete all the requirements for the B.A. in biology-chemistry along with completing classroom observation, student teaching requirements and fulfilling the requirements for teacher certification.

Opportunities

To enhance your academic coursework, you can participate in clubs and professional organizations, such as the American Chemical Society (ACS), the Bio-Chem Club, and Sigma Zeta National Science and Mathematics Honor Society. You can also engage in scientific research, either through an internship or through a project conducted under the direction of a faculty member.

Where Can I Work

With a B.A. in general science, you may choose to become a science teacher, a researcher, a doctor or health care worker. Immaculata will help you prepare for your career path by connecting you with opportunities for student teaching or advising you on graduate school admission.

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