Insect Biology for Educators

Graduate Certificate Program Summary

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The Insect Biology for Educators Graduate Certificate is designed to provide continuing education for teachers and other educators in the biological sciences. Students will learn to implement inquiry-based lesson plans for the classrooms or workshops and can complete the certificate part time. Students who complete the program will be awarded a Certificate from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.

This certificate is for K-12 science educators who are interested in expanding their knowledge of biological science. Students in the Science for Educators concentration of the Master of Applied Science can also enhance their program of studies with this certificate.

Distance education opportunities

All required courses for this program can be completed online.
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This graduate certificate is offered by the Department of Entomology.

Distance Education Coordinator

Dr. Tom Weissling


Entomology Lecturer

Erin Bauer


Staff Contact

Jeri Cunningham


Department Address

202 Entomology Hall

Lincoln NE 68583-0816

Application checklist and deadlines

Required by the Office of Graduate Studies

See also: steps to admission.

Required by the department for this certificate

Application deadline
Rolling admission; contact the department for more information.


More course information

The Course Catalog in the Graduate Bulletin provides course descriptions and prerequisites, grouped by subject area.

The Schedule of Classes specifies dates, times, locations, and instructors for courses being offered in current and near-future terms.

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