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Secondary Education Geography

Degree Type: Minor
College(s): Education and Human Services

Why Choose Teaching Minors for Secondary Education Majors

The Secondary Education program requires the completion of a teaching major and a teaching minor to fulfill the subject area requirements of the program.

Admission Requirements

Secondary Education majors may choose an appropriate teaching minors from the following areas: biology, chemistry, English, geography, history, mathematics, political science, spanish, or speech communication.

You cannot have a geography teaching major with this minor.

Graduation Requirements

A 2.75 GPA is required for successful completion of this minor.

More Information

College of Education & Human Services
School of Education
Bishop Hall Room 421
Ferris State University
1349 Cramer Circle
Big Rapids, MI 49307-2737
Telephone: (231) 591-5361

Required Courses
Credit Hours
Geography of World Regions
3
Geography of Phys Environment
4
Geography of US and Canada
3
Geog of MI and Great Lakes Reg
3
Social Aspects of GIS
3
Current Global Problems
3
Geography Teaching Methods
3
Issues in Public Policy
3
Total
25

Directed Electives

Amer Gov 1-People and Politics
3
Amer Gov 2-Policy Making
3
US History to 1877
3
US History - 1877 to Present
3
Principles of Macroeconomics
3
Principles of Microeconomics
3
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