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Life Sciences Education


The Life Sciences Education, B.S./B.A. in Biology best prepares students for careers in teaching such subject areas as biology, physiology, and botany. Graduates may pursue careers in public or private sector education or may pursue graduate degrees. Graduates may also pursue research careers.

Our program is uniquely dedicated to academic excellence, real-world career preparation, and developing lifelong patterns of intellectual growth while also being uncompromising in the faith. Our students are intellectually competent and an exemplary testimony, holding firm to the truth and inerrancy of Scripture. The goal of all instruction is to send forth the saints with an understanding of health and science, so that through their professional, academic, and spiritual testimony, the Master is presented and exalted.

  • • Small class sizes promote close student-teacher relationships and valuable individual attention
  • • 150 years of classroom experience combined in full-time faculty
  • • Nearly 100% job placement rate for Teaching Credential
  • • Ranked a top 10 Christian University (, 2019)

To graduate with a Bachelor of Arts, students are required to complete 33 Biology Core units, 12 Biology Emphasis units, 33 General Education units, and 21 Bible units. A minimum total of 122 units are required to graduate.

Potential Careers

Science Teacher
Highshool Biology Teacher
Professor of Physiology
Science Researcher

Questions about a potential career? Visit our Student Career Center.

We hold Christ and Scripture as inerrant and above all else. Everything is interpreted through that lens without compromise. This means the bible is the foundation for science, not science for the bible.

Dr. Joe Francis, Dean of the School of Science

Next Steps: Applying

Since 1927, the mission of The Master’s University is to empower students for a life of enduring commitment to Christ, biblical fidelity, moral integrity, intellectual growth, and lasting contribution to the Kingdom of God worldwide.


  • Required statement of faith and pastoral recommendation
  • 3.6 GPA average for new applications

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