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Science Education - Biology
Today's competitive, rapidly changing world requires depth and agility in the workplace. To prepare students to meet these challenges, UCO and the College of Mathematics and Science provides students with opportunities for life-changing intellectual experiences that take place both inside and beyond the classroom. We call this "Transformative Learning." Transformative Learning is a holistic process that places students at the center of their own active and reflective learning experiences.
The Bachelor of Science in Education degree program in biology includes coursework in biology, chemistry and physics. This program is intended to provide a basic background in the physical sciences and an in-depth understanding of the biological sciences. It includes the minimal coursework required by the Oklahoma State Department of Education for certification.
Scholarships & Tuition Waivers
Incoming freshmen are eligible for a variety of scholarships within the General Academic Scholarship Program. There are multiple scholarships specific to the College of Mathematics and Science.
Science Education - Biology career opportunities include:
- Food processing and safety
Take advantage of these opportunities in the Metro that may spark your interest and even boost your résumé.