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Life Science Education

University of Saint Thomas Saint Paul

12 months
625 USD/credit 21250 USD/year
625 USD/credit 21250 USD/year
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Life Science Education at University of Saint Thomas Saint Paul brings together the scientific disciplines that study living things, including biology, botany, genetics, medical science, psychiatry and zoology. 


Learning outcomes

Together, these Life Science Education disciplines at University of Saint Thomas Saint Paul seek to understand how living things exist and interact. Science teachers are in high demand at all levels. Preparation in this program leads to a grades 9-12 teaching license, as well as an endorsement in general science (5-8). In this program, you will:

  • Gain the knowledge and skills to have a positive impact on students in the K-12 classroom
  • Become part of a supportive network of fellow students, alumni and faculty that will inspire and sustain you throughout your career
  • Learn from expert faculty currently active in the K-12 classroom who are here to help you shape your path to your own classroom

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • General Biology
  • Genetics, Ecology, and Evolution
  • Chemistry in Our World
  • Biological Communication and Energetics
  • Introductory Physical Geology
  • Biology of Sustainability
  • Physics for Liberal Arts

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


34 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed application. 
  • Three confidential letters of recommendation from individuals with knowledge of the applicant's relevant abilities and achievements. At least one must be from a former professor.
  • A personal statement of no more than 500 words describing the applicant's interest in art history and reasons for pursuing graduate studies at St. Thomas. 
  • A writing sample showing research and writing expertise (sample will not be returned).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    21250 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 625 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    21250 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 625 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Saint Paul

1040 - 1755 USD /month
Living costs

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


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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