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Mission Statement

The College of Science and Mathematics strives for excellence and innovation in undergraduate and graduate research, teaching practice and service to our community. With an emphasis on high-impact teaching strategies, our highly-respected faculty foster learning in the classroom and beyond by promoting student engagement and offering cutting-edge research opportunities to students. Our degree programs prepare students to apply scientific discoveries that inform education, health, natural resource protection and economic development. By combining state-of-the-art research and teaching facilities with numerous regional, national and global collaborations, the College of Science and Mathematics is a leader in producing graduates to meet tomorrow’s challenges.

Last updated: 12/21/2020