Program overview

Rider’s earth sciences program is designed primarily as a second major for students in the College of Education and Human Services to train aspiring educators to teach earth science in high schools. Tailor your educational experience with our geology, environmental or marine concentrations.

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Program requirements

This program provides the flexibility to concentrate in geo, environmental or marine sciences while still meeting the earth science-related objectives of high school education majors and to facilitate the timely completion of their dual requirements in the College of Education and Human Services and the School of Liberal Arts and Sciences.

Put theory into practice

Earth sciences students enjoy the best of both worlds. This program is designed specifically as a second major for students in the College of Education and Human Services interested in teaching earth science in high schools.

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Financial aid resources

Learn more about financial aid, tuition and the various options we offer to make your college education affordable.

Contact

Earth Sciences, B.A.

Daniel Druckenbrod

Professor, GEMS Department Chair

Mike and Patti Hennessy Science and Technology Center

ddruckenbrod [at] rider.edu

609-895-5422

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