School of Arts and Sciences

Biology/Secondary Education 

Palm Beach Atlantic University offers high-quality training in the study of Biology/Secondary Education. The courses offered are up-to-date and academically rigorous. Take core Biology major courses. Examine important learning theories and learning processes while emphasizing cultural, and environmental influences on the learning experience, while preparing for a career in teaching. Our courses also instill in you the values of intellect, Christian character and personal integrity.

Why PBA?

As a Biology major at PBA, you'll:

  • Enjoy a 13:1 student-to-faculty ratio and an average class size of just 18
  • Learn from dedicated Christians who are also experts in their field
  • Develop multifaceted skills and techniques through independent research and course assignments
  • Benefit from one-on-one faculty advising
  • Have fun through events like our Great American Bug Race, PBA's annual insect-racing event benefiting the Science Club 

Your Courses & Classes

Your Faculty

At PBA, Florida’s top Christian college, you’ll learn from exceptional professors. They believe in an open-door policy so that they are available to you when you need them.

Your Opportunities in Biology/Secondary Education 

You will participate in student teaching in Palm Beach County schools. Theory and practice will be studied and integrated through class discussions and field-experience observations. You will address the Sunshine State Standards, the Accomplished Practices, and the Florida Education Standards Commission's Code of Ethics and Principles of Professional Conduct and its ramifications.