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Biology Education (6-12)

Troy University

12 months
850 USD/credit 38250 USD/year
850 USD/credit 38250 USD/year
425 USD/credit 19125 USD/year
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Students seeking Alabama teacher certification should select biology as a first Biology Education (6-12) major and education as a second major at Troy University. Students should consult with their advisers concerning all certification requirements.


Troy University offers a bachelor’s and two master’s degrees in Biology Education (6-12). These degrees prepare students for careers teaching biology at the secondary level (grades 6-12). 

What Can You Do with a Degree in 6-12 Education?

Students with a graduate degree in Secondary Education can teach at both the high school and middle school level as well as become an instructional specialist/coach for a school system. Students are also able to teacher undergraduate courses in their discipline at many colleges.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • The Master Teacher 
  • Psychological Foundations of Education 
  • Educational Technology in the Curriculum 
  • Collaboration for Inclusion 
  • Educational Evaluation 
  • Research Methodology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


45 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
  • A minimum cumulative/overall graduating grade point average of 2.5 
  • A minimum of 2.75 grade point average on (post baccalaureate) prerequisite coursework.
  • Other requirements

    General requirements

    • Hold a baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited university with a minimum overall undergraduate grade point average of 2.5 (4.0 scale) or a 3.0 grade point average on the last 30 semester hours and
    • Have an acceptable score on the appropriate entrance exam - official test score required,.
    • Provide an official letter of recommendation. 

    Tuition Fee

    To alway see correct tuition fees
    • International

      38250 USD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the tuition of 850 USD per credit during 12 months.
    • National

      38250 USD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the tuition of 850 USD per credit during 12 months.
    • In-State

      19125 USD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the tuition of 425 USD per credit during 12 months.

    Living costs for Troy

    850 - 1300 USD /month
    Living costs

    The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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