The Gevirtz Graduate School of Education offers two undergraduate minors: The Education and Applied Psychology Minor and The Science and Mathematics Education Minor.
The Education and Applied Psychology Minor
Students must follow one of the three tracks currently available: Applied Psychology, Educational Studies, and Teacher Preparation. Students will only be granted the minor in one track. Each track has a different set of required core and elective courses that are listed on the track’s webpage.
- Applied Psychology Track: For undergraduates preparing for a career in Counseling, Clinical or School Psychology.
- Educational Studies Track: For undergraduates who are interested in learning more about the role of education in society while studying with research faculty in the Gevirtz School.
- Teacher Preparation Track: For undergraduates preparing for a career in elementary or secondary education. Prospective teachers are encouraged to take courses in the Minor that fulfill requirements for the UCSB Teaching Credential Program.
The Science and Mathematics Education Minor
For science, mathematics, and engineering undergraduates interested in learning and teaching others about mathematics and science.