Wayne State College

Geography Education Program of Study

Every effort is made to ensure this information is current, but please be aware that some content may have changed. There is no substitute for developing a careful course registration plan in consultation with your advisor. The class sequence listed is suggested only. The final decision rests with the student and academic advisor.

2023-24 Academic Year

Freshman - 1st semester
ENG 102 Composition Skills (General Studies CAT 1) (3)
GEO 120 World Regional Geography (3)
HIS 120 World History (General Studies CAT 10) (3)
General Studies by advisement (6)

Freshman - 2nd semester
CNA 100 Principles of Human Communication (General Studies CAT 2) (3)
EDU 150 Introduction to Professional Education (3)
GEO 130 Physical Geography (3)
Math by advisement (General Studies CAT 3) (3)
General Studies (3)

Sophomore - 1st semester
GEO endorsement courses (6)
Professional education course (3)
General Studies CAT 7 (3)
General Studies by advisement (3)

Sophomore - 2nd semester
EDU course(s) by advisement (3-6)
GEO endorsement course (3)
Second endorsement course(s) (3-6)

Advancement to Level 2:  Acceptance to Teacher Education Candidacy (required to take all EDU 300/400 level courses)

Junior - 1st semester
EDU course(s) by advisement (3-6)
GEO endorsement course(s) (3-6)
General Studies by advisement (3-6)
Second endorsement course(s) (3-6)

Junior - 2nd semester
EDU course(s) by advisement (3-6)
GEO endorsement course(s) (3-6)
Second endorsement course(s) (3-6)

Continue coursework to fulfill remaining endorsement, second endorsement, education, and graduation requirements.

All persons seeking Nebraska certification are required to provide proof of a passing score on the Praxis II content test designated for the area(s) of endorsement. For information about the test requirements, please visit the Nebraska Department of Education.