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2017-2018 General Catalog
University of Utah
   
 
    
 
  Dec 13, 2017
 
2017-2018 General Catalog

Earth Science Composite Teaching, B.S.


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This major meets state requirements for Earth Science, Integrated Science, and Physical Science teaching endorsements. It provides students with the knowledge and skills to teach Earth Science, Physical Science and Integrated Science. It provides students with the knowledge and skills to build upon the curricula described by the Utah State Office of Education for the above programs. It provides students with the knowledge of math, chemistry, physics, and biology required to understand the earth sciences.

Major Requirements for Earth Science Composite Teaching


Geology & Geophysics
earth.utah.edu
Frederick Sutton Building 383
801-581-6553
gg-advising@lists.utah.edu

Minimum Degree Hours: 122
Minimum Major Hours: 62

Graduation Requirements

  • A minimum overall GPA of 2.0 
  • A GPA of 2.25 in departmental required and elective courses.
  • Grades of Credit or those of less than C- are not accepted in departmental or required courses.

Honors in Earth Science Composite Teaching

Students seeking an HBS in Earth Science Composite Teaching must complete:

Allied Science Courses


Degree Program Electives


Secondary Education Teaching License


Students interested in obtaining a secondary education teaching license must contact the Secondary Education advisor at 581-6818 for information on licensure coursework. A secondary education degree audit report should also be generated based on the year the student was admitted to the University of Utah.

Sample 4-yr Degree Plan


Note: This is just a sample. Log into My Degree Dashboard (in CIS) and meet with your academic advisor to fit a program of study with your academic record.

First Year


Fall Semester


Total Hours: 14

Spring Semester


Total Hours: 15

Summer Semester


Total Hours: 12

Second Year


Total Hours: 14

Spring Semester


Total Hours: 14

Third Year


Fourth Year


Total Hours: 16

Total Hours: 15

Fifth Year


Fall Semester


Total Hours: 13

Total Hours: 12