A degree in broad field science will provide an expansive perspective of the foundations of science and technology and is ideal if you envision teaching in your future. UW-Platteville has a proven history of creating great teachers—especially within science programming.
The curriculum offers opportunities to build a solid foundation in biology, chemistry, earth and space science, physics, and mathematics. A strong lab component of many of our courses, along with hands-on experiences with instruments that support faculty-student research activities, offer a well-rounded education. You’ll choose two areas of concentration or emphasis in biology, chemistry, earth and space science, or physics to round out your degree.
Add the Broad Field Science Education emphasis to your degree, if you wish to pursue a teaching career. You’ll complete coursework from the School of Education and have a streamlined path to multiple certifications where you will be prepared to teach in a science discipline.