Science & Technology

The College of Science and Technology has three primary missions: first, to provide the courses in mathematics and natural and physical sciences that form an essential part of the general education requirement required of all University students; second, to provide supporting courses for students in other academic areas, such as education, business, and agriculture; and third, to provide the opportunity for students to concentrate their study in a major field of science, technology, or engineering. The College is strongly committed to excellence in teaching, research, and service to the University and to society.

Faculty in the College of Science and Technology are actively engaged in scholarly activities related to their disciplines.  We have active research programs in the Biological Sciences, in the Physical Sciences including Chemistry, Geosciences, Physics, and Astronomy, in Mathematics including Data Mining, and in the applied areas of Engineering, Technology.   

Degree programs available in the College of Science and Technology feature considerable variety at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. The range of programs includes mathematics, the natural sciences, engineering, computer science, and engineering technology.  The college also offers programs that provide the foundation required for professional fields such as medicine, dentistry, optometry, and pharmacy. 

The college offers master's degrees in the following six areas:

  1. Biology
  2. Environmental Science
  3. Mathematics
  4. Quality and Engineering Management