B.S.E. Degree in Science Education, Biology

Overview

92 hours

An OC graduate with a Bachelor of Science in Education degree in Science will:

  1. Have acquired competency in a broad general education through study in the liberal arts by successfully completing the university core curriculum and passing the Oklahoma General Education Test (OGET).
  2. Demonstrate an in-depth knowledge of their chosen area of science by achieving a 3.00 GPA in the major field and passing the Oklahoma Subject Area Test (OSAT) appropriate to the major field.

Student must complete a minimum of 126 hours including the major, core, and minor if required. Elective hours may be needed to reach 126 hours. 

See Degree Plan

19 HOURS FOUNDATION SCIENCE COURSE

27 HOURS BIOLOGY

6 HOURS OF MATHEMATICS

LICENSURE: SCIENCE - GRADES 6-12

25 SEMESTER HOURS PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION

5 HOURS OTHER COURSES

3 HOURS METHODS COURSE

FOREIGN LANGUAGE COMPETENCY

Choose one:

High School Foreign Language – 2 years of same language with a grade of “C” or better

University credit – 3 hours foreign language or American Sign Language with a grade of “C” or better. 

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