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Life Science Education Major

A major in Life Science Education at Grace College will explore the ins and outs of teaching science in middle schools and high schools. As you consider an array of colleges with Life Science Education majors near you in the midwest, be assured that when you find your way to Winona Lake, Indiana, you will discover a top college for Life Science Education taught with a Christian worldview. A Grace College Life Science Education degree will help you make workable connections between teaching students and science concepts, preparing you to weigh questions and create conversation in a Christian college context.

This program is for you if you are serious about creating an impact in a Life Science Education career. With a bachelor’s degree in Life Science Education, you will be required to get real-world experience ensuring you are equipped for jobs in teaching biology, chemistry, and countless other areas.

The science curriculum supporting the B.A. or B.S. in Life Science Education is divided into two areas, biology and chemistry-mathematics. The first includes traditional courses such as General Biology, Cell and Molecular Biology, Animal Biology and Microbiology. Also included are General Chemistry, Organic Chemistry, Biochemistry, Physics and Math. The Life Science major requires one semester each of Physics and Organic Chemistry. Specialized courses include Environmental Biology, Anatomy and Physiology, and Genetics.

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Educational Focus

  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Education

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Life Science Education is a Good Fit for Those Who Are:

  • Analytical
  • Detail Oriented
  • Curious
  • Logical
  • Environmentally Minded
  • Team Players
  • Driven
  • Focused
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Chair, Secondary Education; Assistant Professor of Education; Director of Student Teaching

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