Science Core - 24 semester hours
Outdoor Education Core - 15 semester hours
Adventure Programming Core - 19 semester hours
Gen Ed Requirements - 35 semester hours
12 * Gen Ed - Arts & Humanities
* Global Requirement: depending on your selection, this requirement will satisfy 3 hours of either Social Science or Arts & Humanities requirements. Take 1 course from AIS/HIST 257, ANTH 210, ARTH 211/212/251, ENGL 211/212, GEOG 210, HIST 121/122/153, HUM 100, MCOM 151, POLS 141/250
Electives - 35 credits
Students work with their advisor to select electives to help you meet your career goals. Common areas of emphasis include environmental education and interpretation, business and management, and adventure programming. A minor is not required with this major, but many students also minor in another area to expand their skills and enhance employment options. Common minors include biology, earth science, entrepreneurial studies, hospitality and tourism, mass communication, and psychology. Students considering graduate school may select a wider variety of electives to meet pre-requisites to their graduate school of choice.
The composite major in Outdoor Education combines instruction in basic environmental sciences, training in education skills for outdoor settings, and experience in adventure programming pursuits.
Black Hills State University
College of Education
1200 University St. Unit 9401
Spearfish, SD 57799-9401
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