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B.S.Ed. Social Studies Education, Geography Track

For more information, see the undergraduate catalog.

College Requirements: 

  • COMM 103 Digital Instructional Technology
  • EDSP 102 Educational Psychology
  • EDEX 301 Education of Students with Disabilities
  • EDUC 242 Pre-student Teaching I
  • EDUC 342 Pre-student Teaching II
  • EDUC 441 Student Teaching
  • EDUC 442 School Law
  • EDUC 455 Teaching of Social Studies in Secondary Schools

Social Studies Requirements:

  • HIST 201 Western Civilization Before 1600
  • HIST 202 Western Civilization Since 1600
  • HIST 204 United States History to 1877
  • HIST 205 United States History Since 1877
  • PLSC 111 American Politics
  • One of the following:
    • PLSC 280 Comparative Government I
    • PLSC 285 Comparative Government II

Requirement Checklist (PDF)

Departmental Requirements:

  • Cartography I
  • Cultural Geography
  • At least two courses from each of the following groups:
    • Environmental Geography
      • Climatology
      • Physiography 
      • Fresh Water Resources
      • Biogeography
      • Conservation
    • Human Geography
      • Economic Geography
      • Population Geography
      • Urban Geography
      • Trade and Transportation I
      • Political Geography
      • Geography of Energy
      • Social Geography
      • Historical Geography
      • Geography of American Indians
    • Regional Geography
      • Geography of Pennsylvania
      • Geography of Latin America
      • Geography of Europe
      • Geography of Soviet Sphere
      • Geography of Africa
      • Geography of East Asia
      • Geography of South and Southeast Asia
  • Geography and Regional Planning Department
  • Leonard Hall, Room 9
    421 North Walk
    Indiana, PA 15705
  • Phone: 724-357-2250
  • Fax: 724-357-6479
  • Office Hours
  • Monday through Friday
  • 8:00 a.m.–Noon
  • 1:00 p.m.–4:30 p.m.