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College of Science, Health & the Environment

  • The College of Science, Health, and the Environment provides a strong liberal studies foundation for all undergraduate programs that prepare students for fulfilling and productive careers in science, health and the environment. The College includes eight academic departments with award-winning faculty, state-of-the-art technology and resources, and outstanding programs that provide a solid foundation for advanced study or job-ready careers.

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  • Benefits of MSUM's College of Science, Health & the Environment
    In addition to accreditation by the Higher Learning Commission and membership in the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, the College of Science, Health & the Environment holds specialized accreditation like National Association of School Psychologists, the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education , and the Minnesota and North Dakota Board of Examiner for Nursing Home Administrators among many others.
    The College of Science, Health & the Environment seeks student advisory board membership each semester to provide a student perspective and voice to the dean of the college. Student input and feedback is essential to represent and advocate for students’ interests and concerns.
    Students and faculty within the College of Science, Health, and the Environment have access to state-of-the-art facilities and technology for creative investigation, advanced research projects and overall academic excellence.
    Community engagement and teaching opportunities are abundant through programs such as the Regional Science Center and Planetarium or student organizations that participate in outreach activities to promote the sciences.
  • College of Science, Health & the Environment News
    • Nominations still open for Dille Lecturer Award
      Nominate your respected colleagues or favorite professors for the prestigious Dille Lecturer Award! Successful nominees will demonstrate how they transform […]
    • Dr. Stewart completes visiting appointment at University of Otago in New Zealand
      As part of her 18-19 sabbatical, Dr. Lisa H. Stewart, Psychology/School Psychology faculty, spent 6 weeks at the University of […]
    • Math Seminar
      Wednesday, April 24 | 4-5 p.m. | BR 264 Courtney Magnuson will give a Math Seminar today at 4 p.m. in BR 264. Title: The Heat […]
    • Searching for Life in the Universe
      Thursday, May 2 | 7 p.m. | Langseth Hall 104
    • Therapy: What Kind Do I Need?
      Monday, April 29 | 5:30-6:45 p.m. | Bridges 162 Mental illness affects 1 in 4 people. Join Psi Chi and Psychology Club’s final lecture of a 3-part […]
    • Math Seminar
      Wednesday, April 17 | 4-5 p.m. | BR 268 Today at 4 p.m., Samuel Holen will give a talk for the Mathematics Seminar in BR […]
    • Dr. Stewart publishes article on read alouds in young children
      Dr. Lisa H. Stewart is a member of the School Psychology faculty and published the article “Joyful Learning with Stories: […]
    • Dr. Eric Eager to give math talk, speak at Student Academic Conference
      Dr. Eric Eager will be the plenary speaker at this year’s Student Academic Conference. Dr. Eager graduated in 2008 with […]
    • Physics senior project presentations
      Friday, April 12 | 3-4 p.m. | Hagen 325 Senior Physics majors Samuel Holen and Andrew Louwagie Gordon will be presenting their Senior Project in a […]
    • Math talks
      Wednesday, April 10 | 4-5 p.m. | BR 268 There are two Math talks today in BR 268 starting at 4 p.m. Each of them will […]
    • Dr. Kramar, Minei present at national conference
      Dr. David Kramar and undergraduate Geosciences student Asami Minei attended the 2019 National Conference of the American Association of Geographers […]
    • Student Senate elections
      Student Senate elections begin Monday, April 8 and end on Friday, April 12. The following candidates have declared their candidacy: […]
    • Graduate student commencement information
      Graduate Students — Congratulations on your upcoming graduation! Spring 2019 Degree Completion DeadlinesLast day to submit Form 3 to Graduate Studies Office: […]
    • Student Academic Conference: Joanna Blum and Samantha North
      Predicting Future Effects on Minnesota Biodiversity
    • Student Academic Conference: Ashley Doll
      Gaze Patterns of Social and Nonsocial Stimuli: A Possible Early Marker for Autism Spectrum Disorder
    • 1 Million Cups at MSUM
      Wednesday, April 3 | 9:15-10:15 a.m. | Gaede Stage Social entrepreneurs and MSUM Dragons Ashleigh Arntson and Than Baardson will […]
    • Leonard, students attend Geological Science of America meeting
      Karl W. Leonard and four students from Anthropology and Earth Science attended a joint session meeting of the Geological Science […]
    • Society of Physics Students Annual Show
      Sunday, March 31 | 2-4 p.m. | Langseth 104 Come join the MSUM Society of Physics Students for a fun and interactive show! It’s FREE and […]
    • Call for proposals: Short-term study abroad courses
      Faculty interested in leading a short-term study abroad course in 2020 are invited to submit proposals. Information about the process […]
    • University of Minnesota – College of Pharmacy visits campus
      Thursday, March 28 | 10 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. | Langseth Atrium Are you interested in going to Pharmacy School? If so, the University of Minnesota – College of Pharmacy […]
  • Accelerate with Physics
    Research and solve complex problems
    Embrace Health and Physical Education
    Help others adopt healthy lifestyles
    Examine Biochemistry & Biotechnology
    Conduct real-world research with peers, professors
    Find Infinite Value in Mathematics
    Excellent preparation for various high-demand careers
    Students engage with faculty and the community by conducting research, producing award-winning programs and documentaries, participating in competitions, and taking part in service projects.
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