Curriculum and Instruction

Master of Education and Science in Biology
College Credit Plus Teacher Credentialing Program

* For current licensed Ohio teachers in AYA Integrated Science or Life Science.  Earn your Master of Education and Science.  Complete your degree in 18 months!

 

 


Program Description


Online graduate science and education program designed for teachers licensed in AYA life science or integrated science. The program is 36 graduate hours including 2 face-to-face experiences (4 credits). Program completers earn a Master of Education and Science and become qualified to teach CCP courses in life science.

Master of Education and Science (MES) in Biology
Life Science College Credit Plus (CCP) Teacher Credentialing Program
Judith Herb College of Education and College of Natural Science and Mathematics

Sample Program of Study

Term Course Title # of Credits
Spring special session
(March to June)
CI 6830 Curriculum Issues & Trends 3
Summer

CI 6690 Theory & Research in Science Education

3
BIOL 6830 Molecular & Cellular Biology 4
EEES 5790 Ecology Field Trip 2
Fall TSOC 5300 Philosophy & Education 3
EEES 6600 Foundations of Ecology 4
Spring EDP 5310 Issues & Innovations in Learning & Instruction 3
BIOL 5230 Advanced Comparative Animal Physiology 3
Summer RESM 5220 Applied Assessment for Improved Practice 3
CI 6900 Master's Research Seminar 3
EEES 5150 Organic Evolution 3
BIOL 6020 Advanced Molecular Biology Laboratory 2
     36

Program completers are qualified to teach Ohio TAG and OTM college courses in life science (TAG: BIOL 2150, 2160, 2170, 2180; OTM: EEES 2150, 2160, BIOL 1120) in high school for the University of Toledo

Students who already have a master’s degree will be eligible to earn an Education Specialist degree.

Education Specialist (Ed.S.) in Biology
Life Science College Credit Plus (CCP) Teacher Credentialing Program
Judith Herb College of Education and College of Natural Science and Mathematics

Sample Program of Study

Term Course Title # of Credits
Spring special session
(March to June)
CI 8830 Curriculum Issues & Trends 3
Summer

Education Elective

3
BIOL 6830 Molecular & Cellular Biology 4
EEES 5790 Ecology Field Trip 2
Fall CI 7490 Education Specialist Practicum
3
EEES 6600 Foundations of Ecology 4
Spring BIOL 5230 Advanced Comparative Animal Physiology 3
Summer Education Elective
3
EEES 5150 Organic Evolution 3
BIOL 6020 Advanced Molecular Biology Laboratory 2
     30

Course Descriptions

Scholarship Application

Admission requirements for the Master in Education and Science in Biology track

  • Ohio license in AYA life science or AYA integrated science with a concentration in life science
  • Undergraduate preparation in biology
  • Admission to The College of Graduate Studies.

To start the eligibility review process, complete the Coursework Review Form and include a copy of your unofficial transcripts (Coursework Review Form). 



 

Last Updated: 6/9/16