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BS in Biological Sciences: Biology Education Major (FIUteach)

This program provides students with the same foundation of physical science, life science and mathematics courses and labs as is offered in the standard BS degree program. It also allows students to take courses offered by the School of Education and Human Development and gain hands-on teaching experience by completing an internship during their final semester. This degree is ideal for students who want to pursue a career in education or graduate study.

Students are encouraged to contact the FIUteach program for opportunities to try out teaching at no cost.

Career Outlook

  • Biology teacher
  • Bioinformatics scientist
  • Molecular or cellular biologist
  • Geneticist

Most of these occupations require graduate study such as a master's degree, PhD or MD.