Minors are also required to complete the Education Professional Requirements and the licensing sequence in either elementary or elementary/middle education (see School of Education). Students will also be responsible for taking a course in national, state and local government; typically PS 262 is required (see School of Education).A History Teaching Minor must be accepted into Emergent Professional Transition before being admitted to ED 459H. To meet Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction licensing requirements, students should take GEOG 265, Environmental Conservation, a course in conservation of natural resources and marketing and consumer cooperatives. Students are advised to check carefully the certification requirements of the state in which they plan to teach.
Minors must earn at least 12 credits in History at Edgewood College and at least 16 credits at the 200-level or above in History. A minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.0 is required in the minor field of study.