Life Sciences Education Major

Saint Mary’s life sciences education degree program qualifies students to teach biology, zoology, and general science in grades 5–12.

If you have a passion for science and for education, this program is a great option.

Career Options

Teach in public or private middle or high schools; environmental education; advanced degrees in special education, educational administration, literacy, curriculum and instruction, school counseling, school psychology, or science content areas such as research.

High School Preparation

Biology; Chemistry; Computer Science; Environmental Science; Physical/Earth Science; Physics

Enhance Your Experience

Students who major in life sciences education oftentimes pursue a double major or minor in biology or secondary education