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Course Descriptions

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Dr. David F. Brakke, Dean

Dr. Daniel A. Wubah, Associate Dean

Dr. J. Robert Hanson, Assistant Dean

Dr. Jonathan Monroe, Interim Head, Department of Biology

Dr. Donna S. Amenta, Head, Department of Chemistry

Dr. Stanley L. Ulanski, Head, Department of Geology and Environmental Science

Dr. David C. Carothers, Head, Department of Mathematics and Statistics

Dr. C. Steven Whisnant, Head, Department of Physics

 

Mission Statement

The College of Science and Mathematics is dedicated to excellence in undergraduate education and research. Our outstanding programs are student-centered and designed to prepare students for responsible positions at all levels in research, industry, education, medicine and government. We emphasize learning by doing science and provide active learning experiences in a range of settings. We also encourage collaborative research with faculty, internships and other experiences that facilitate transitions to work or graduate/professional education.

         We provide foundational understanding of science and mathematics for the educated citizen.

         We provide an exemplary program in mathematics and science for prospective teachers.

         We provide the educational basis and technical skills to prepare science and mathematics students for the workforce.

         We provide the theoretical and practical foundations for success in professional and graduate programs.

 

 

 

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