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Academics

The College of Sciences empowers students to explore opportunities, discover their passions and attain an enriched science education.

Our Degree Programs 

An Enhanced Education

Students in the College of Sciences embody Think and Do, working side-by-side with extraordinary faculty to tackle problems that affect us all. Our commitment to fostering a diverse and inclusive academic community provides a dynamic, nurturing environment for learning and discovery.

We’re a leader in several growing areas of science — such as big data, bioinformatics, environmental health science, geospatial analytics and personalized medicine — that teach students skills highly valued by employers. These skills make our students highly sought after for leadership and technical positions in industry, laboratories, nonprofit research organizations and government agencies. Sciences alumni have been named to the Forbes “30 Under 30” list, worked aboard the International Space Station and gone on to prestigious academic and professional careers all over the world.

The Office of Academic Affairs

The Office of Academic Affairs is a group of professors, advisers, administrators and staff members who are committed to supporting our students. We advance the academic mission of the college by championing student advancement towards graduation, building collaborations across the university and maximizing campus resources.

Our Mission

  • Provide programs and services that heighten student success
  • Make available resources to strengthen student growth and well-being
  • Promote meaningful opportunities to enhance the academic experience

University Resources

Students in the College of Sciences enjoy the best of both worlds. They’re nestled in a close-knit community of peers but have access to the resources of a large university.