Online Graduate Certificate in Biology
Always had an interest in the nature of life and living organisms? Teach high school and interested in the ability to teach dual-credit or college courses? The online Graduate Certificate in Biology at Indiana University Kokomo is the program for you!
In this 18-credit-hour program, you will study biology at an advanced level, learning to break down and analyze biological concepts in order to teach an undergraduate audience. You’ll also gain the ability to develop and analyze hypotheses and experiments. You’ll walk away from this program with a fluency in scientific literature and a deeper, fuller understanding of biology in the world around you.
Now that the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) requires high school teachers to hold a master’s degree in the field or a master’s degree plus 18 credit hours of graduate coursework in a specific discipline, this program is for you! If you teach, expand your skills and understanding of the field with this convenient online program.
In order to earn this online certificate, you must complete 18 credit hours, consisting of:
- Core course (3 credit hours)
- Molecular-cellular-level electives (6 credit hours)
- Organismal-level electives (6 credit hours)
- Capstone course (3 credit hours)
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Does the online Graduate Certificate in Biology sound like the right fit for you? Don’t wait to apply! Apply to the program today and get started.
Maybe you still have questions about what it might be like to be an online student or want more specific details about what this program may entail. Check out more information from IU Online.