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LIFE SCIENCES EDUCATION

Faculty

Life Sciences Education

Bachelor’s in Biology (B.S. or B.A.)

Prepares students for careers in teaching such subject areas as biology, physiology, and botany.

  • Career prospects in Southern California are diverse and numerous

  • 95% Med-School acceptance rate

  • 100% teaching credential placement rate

Dedicated to developing lifelong patterns of intellectual growth while also being uncompromising in the faith, the Science Department is committed to producing students who are intellectually competent and an exemplary testimony no matter what discipline they study. Holding firm to the truth and inerrancy of Scripture, The Master’s University teaches all classes with the unshakeable foundation of the Bible.

CALIFORNIA SINGLE SUBJECT TEACHING CREDENTIAL IN LIFE SCIENCES

For information about obtaining a California Preliminary Single Subject Teaching Credential in Life Sciences, see the Teaching Credential Programs.

ROOTED IN AN UNWAVERING DEVOTION TO JESUS CHRIST AND THE INERRANT WORD OF GOD, OUR WORLD-CLASS FACULTY AND DEDICATED ADMINISTRATION PREPARE EACH STUDENT’S HEART AND MIND FOR A LIFE OF ETERNAL INFLUENCE. - John MacArthur

  • Doctrinally sound: interpreting science through faith rather than faith through science, including teaching a literal six-day creation and a historical Space-Time Fall

  • Equipping the saints: students develop an understanding of science wherein their professional, academic and spiritual testimony, the Master is presented and exalted

  • Small class sizes means close student-teacher relationships and valuable individual attention

  • 150 years of classroom experience combined in full-time facult

  • Research opportunities are ample, with freedom to structure, conduct and present research with faculty support

UNDERGRADUATE RESEARCH OPPORTUNITIES

Students are encouraged to pursue personalized scholarship opportunities with individual faculty in the department. Students may translate such research opportunities into academic credit toward graduation in the form of practicums in industrial settings and/or scholarly articles presented to academic and professional societies.

STUDY ABROAD

  • Israel Bible Extension (IBEX): TMU is the only campus to offer an entire semester abroad in Israel. Learn more about IBEX.

  • Italy summer semester. Students will live in Florence for six weeks in the summer deeply immersed in Italian culture and Renaissance history. Learn more.

  • GO! Global Outreach teams to 10+ global locations each year combine practical application of your learning, evangelism, community outreach, and broadening of perspectives. Learn more.

Potential Careers

Science Teacher Highshool Biology Teacher Middle School Science teacher Professor of Physiology Botany Teacher Science Researcher

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