The B.S. Biology-Teaching Biology major was discontinued for students entering KU in or after Fall 2017. Students may earn the UKanTeach certificate with their choice of biology major. Learn more on the UKanTeach website.
The B.S. Biology-Teaching Biology major provides students not only with a strong foundation in biology but also with the courses required for gaining their Kansas state teaching licensure for the secondary level. This major is administered in collaboration with the UKanTeach program. Core courses in this major include cell structure and function, ecology, and evolutionary biology, as well as a course on research methods in biology.
B.S. Biology-Teaching Biology degree requirement check sheets:
- For students who entered KU Fall 2016 through Summer 2017
- For students who entered KU from Fall 2014 through Spring 2016
- For students who entered KU from Fall 2013 through Spring 2014
- For students who entered KU from Fall 2009 through Spring 2013
Please use our degree requirement check sheets in conjunction with your up-to-date Degree Progress Report (DPR) and please meet regularly with an academic advisor. Also keep in mind admission requirements for the major, and refer to our sample 4-year guides to help you create your own degree completion plan.