Biology Education Undergraduate Program

Teach, explore, inspire

In Missouri State’s biology education program, you will:  

  • Develop skills that help you share your love of science with young students
  • Learn through experiences such as student teaching and lab activities 
  • Attend unique workshops and seminars that will set you up for success in your own classroom
  • Graduate certified to teach science courses for grades 9 – 12

Track options

Categorical Science

Following this degree plan prepares you to teach biology courses in a high school setting. The curriculum includes special topics in biology such as genetics, anatomy and zoology.

Unified Science

Following this degree plan certifies you to teach introductory-level science courses in a high school setting. The curriculum includes a variety of scientific disciplines with a focus on biology.

Careers and Outcomes

Consider the possibilities for lifetime success. A degree in biology education opens doors in schools, community organizations, research institutions and more.

Inspiring academics

Knowledge based on experience – your Missouri State education includes insight from expert faculty and personalized advising along with remarkable facilities and opportunities.

Getting started at Missouri State