Students planning to obtain a BS: Environmental Science with a Geology Option who also wish to teach in secondary schools (grades 5-12) may wish to simultaneously pursue the double major in Earth Science & Secondary Education. (Note: students cannot apply for a major in Earth Science alone—it must be awarded in conjunction with the Major in Secondary Education; TEP Admission processes and completion of all requirements of the Teacher Education Program are required.
Students pursuing the BS: Environmental Science, Geology Option, would complete the following additional coursework to pursue the additional Double Major in Earth Science & Secondary Education.
Additional Secondary Education Major and Course Information
Students are strongly encouraged to take ANTY 220 as an elective prior to enrolling in EDU 311 . Students in an internship program (e.g. Class 5 teachers) will substitute EDU 498 for EDU 495S . Consult with the Director of Field Experiences to determine appropriate number of credits. A recent certificate of first aid & safety (including child and adult CPR and ARD, & infant CPR) is required for all education majors prior to student teaching. ECP 100 is recommended to fulfill this requirement.