Biology (Post-Baccalaureate Teacher Certification)

DEGREE OFFERED 

Initial Certification - Teacher of Biology (K-12)

CAMPUS OPTIONS

Main Campus (Union, NJ)

APPLICATION DEADLINE

Fall:        July 1
Spring:  November 1

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION

For a complete program description and curriculum, please visit teachercert.kean.edu/certifications

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

In addition to the University’s admission requirements:

  • Baccalaureate degree from an accredited college or university
  • 3.0 cumulative grade point average 
  • Official transcripts from all institutions attended
  • 30 completed credits in Biology
  • Core Academic Skills Test
  • Praxis II (Biology and General Science exams)
  • Professional Resume/CV
  • Personal Statement
  • TOEFL or IELTS scores (for applicants whose native language is not English). Exceptions can be made for students who have completed at least 6 credits of college level English courses from a U.S. institution, or who have submitted SAT or ACT exam scores.

 

FOR INFORMATION REGARDING APPLICATION

ACADEMIC PROGRAM COORDINATOR

CERTIFICATION COORDINATOR

Please contact one of our
Graduate Admissions Counselors

DR. PATRICK FIELD
Science Building, C 133
T. 908-737-3667
pfield@kean.edu

MS. ETHEL EADDY-THOMAS
Hennings Hall, Room 206
T. 908.737.3802     
eeaddy@kean.edu

 

Updated 8/21/15