Skip to Navigation
Skip to main content
Grand Valley State University    
 
    
 
  Oct 22, 2017
 
2014-2015 Undergraduate & Graduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

Geography-Teacher Certification Minor


Expertise in geography is important to all elementary and secondary education students. This minor provides education students with a foundation in human and physical geography, a strong understanding of concepts and principles of global and regional geography, a deep content understanding of regions of the world, and a basic competency in the use of geographic techniques.

Requirements for a Minor in Geography - Teacher Certification


Students seeking certification to teach geography at the secondary level are required to complete

  • Three core courses
  • Four regional studies courses
  • One methods course from the list of electives

Geography Program Description


Click here for program description.