Department of Earth Sciences

B.S. in Earth Sciences Secondary Education

Interested in pursuing a career as a high school teacher? The Department of Earth Sciences offers a 126-credit program leading to the Bachelor of Science in Secondary Education in the Earth Sciences.

This program is for students interested in pursuing careers as a high school educator in the field of earth sciences including environmental earth science, geology, meteorology, and oceanography. Students obtain certification in earth science upon completion of the program and successful completion of state examinations. Education courses and student teaching experiences are offered in conjunction with the department of Educational Foundations in the College of Education and Human Services (Educational Foundations | Millersville University). Please contact Dr. Vaillancourt for further information (