This program prepares students for Initial Teacher certification in History and the Social Sciences. Students learn valuable spatial analysis skills through core geography courses and supplement their education with relevant courses in History and in Education. Students interested in this program are encouraged to seek advisement early in order to make sure to enroll in relevant LEP courses early in their undergraduate program. For specific professional requirements for Initial Teaching Certification in Connecticut please contact the College of Education. Passing of Praxis II is one of the prerequisites for student-teaching. Students who do not pass the exam will need to switch to the B.A. degree program.