Graduate Certificate in Biology for Educators
North Carolina State University at Raleigh

Program Details

The online Graduate Certificate in Biology for Educators program offers opportunities for science teachers and other professionals to stay abreast of advances in the field of biology.  This program may satisfy many needs for professional development and some coursework may transfer to master’s degrees if students decide to advance to higher education.  There are two certificate options:

  • Option 1:  Students take four courses and earn the Graduate Certificate in Biology for Educators
  • Option 2:  Students take six courses and earn the Graduate Certificate in Biology for Educators, plus enough graduate-level credits to teach Advanced Placement classes at the high school level or to teach in a community college

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited college or university, or equivalent
  • Undergraduate GPA of 3.0 or higher

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges