Teaching Certification

These are the course and credit requirements for a Teaching Certification Emphasis in Geoscience. View the Teaching Emphasis on the UW-Green Bay Catalog.

GEOSCIENCE Major

This emphasis also requires:

  • Admission to the Education Program
  • Completion of the Education minor
Supporting Courses 126-27
CHEM 211
& CHEM 213
Principles of Chemistry I
and Principles of Chemistry I Laboratory
GEOSCI 202
Physical Geology
GEOSCI 203
Earth System History
GEOSCI 204
Earth System History Laboratory
GEOSCI 222
Ocean of Air: Weather and Climate
PHYSICS 141
Astronomy
Choose two of the following courses:
MATH 104
Precalculus
MATH 202
Calculus and Analytic Geometry I
MATH 260
Introductory Statistics
COMM 133
Fundamentals of Public Address
or ENG COMP 105
English Composition II: Composition and Rhetoric
Upper-Level Courses26
ENV SCI 320
The Soil Environment
ENV SCI 330
Hydrology
or GEOSCI 432
Hydrogeology
GEOSCI 340
Introduction to Mineralogy & Petrology
Choose 12 credits from the following courses:
ENV SCI 421
Geoscience Field Trip
ENV SCI 425
Global Climate Change
GEOSCI 301
Introduction to Geoscience Field Methods
GEOSCI 350
Structural Geology and Geodynamics
GEOSCI 402
Sedimentology & Stratigraphy
GEOSCI 450
Ore Deposits
GEOSCI 470
Glacial Geology & Landscapes
GEOSCI 492
Special Topics in Geoscience 2
Total Credits52-53