Your Future in Biology Education

This Bachelor of Science in biology education at Charleston Southern university is a rigorous, lab-intensive curriculum that is comprised of core biological sciences and a myriad of science electives. This education program consists of a yearlong clinical internship. The field is perfect for students looking to pursue a career in education with an emphasis in biology. 

CSU education graduates are highly sought out for job openings, and many of our first year graduates are named Rookie of the Year in their schools. All education instructors have a wealth of experience in their prospective areas and build close relationships with students. 

CSU is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges.

George Metz

George Metz

Dean of the College of Education
P843-863-7555
Egmetz@csuniv.edu

Biology Education: it's a calling

Students at CSU learn research-based methods for delivering biology instruction. Some of our biology education students receive job offers before they even finish their student teaching experience, some at the same high school where they completed their student teaching.

As a Biology Education major, you’ll take courses like…

  • Foundations of Biology
  • Human Anatomy and Physiology
  • Microbiology
  • Elementary Organic Chemistry
  • Principles and Philosophy of Education
  • Human Growth and Child Development
  • Instructional Strategies for Diverse Learners

Graduates are equipped for a variety of career paths.

  • High School Biology Teacher
  • Graduate Student
  • PhD Student in Biology Education
Teacher And Pupils Using Wooden Shapes In Montessori School.

College of Education

The mission of the College of Education is to prepare professional educators who, guided by a strong sense of community and the integration of their faith, are academically strong, skilled and morally committed to educating in a wide range of culturally diverse learning environments. The College of Education offers a liberal arts core curriculum, professional education courses, clinical settings, content specialty courses and other extracurricular candidate experiences including Future Teachers Society, Teaching Fellows, service projects, mission programs and more.

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Wingo Hall

Wingo Hall houses classrooms for the humanities and education and faculty offices for the College of Education. Named for Henry C. Wingo.

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Science Building

The building houses chemistry, biology and research labs, faculty offices and classrooms. A greenhouse is located adjacent to the science building. The greenhouse contains more than 50 different varieties of orchids: both hybrids and species. There is also a bog garden with more than 30 different species of carnivorous plants.

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