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 seven 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.
In addition to accreditation by the Higher Learning Commission 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.
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.
School Psychology students, faculty and alumni at MN School Psychology conferenceGraduate students and faculty from the MSUM School Psychology program had a big impact on the 2023 Minnesota School Psychology Association MidWinter statewide conference January 26 and 27 in Plymouth, MN. The conference provided professional development and networking for more than 400 participants from across the state and region. Twelve School Psychology graduate students attended in person and an additional […]
Planetarium hosts more than 600 people for Stars of PBSSaturday, January 28, the MSUM Planetarium partnered with Prairie Public to host its 6th annual Stars of PBS event. The event was a huge success, with more than 500 people attending planetarium shows throughout the day and many, many more participating in the activities and fun held in the Center for Business. This year added several community partners including the […]
Why Not Winter Wednesday – Jan. 25Join fellow students, faculty and staff by the fire breathing Dragon between the Library and Center for the Arts for a campfire, hot cocoa and s’mores, sponsored by the College of Science, Health and the Environment. 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 25 We hope to see you there!
Congratulations: Dean’s List Fall 2022We love celebrating student accomplishments! Congratulations to the students named to the Spring 2022 Dean’s List in their respective colleges. View Dean’s List We are full of #DragonPride!
Five MSUM students nominated for Goldwater ScholarshipMSUM is nominating five students for this year’s Goldwater Scholarship Program: Congratulations to Alex Niemi (Physics/Engineering), Judah Nava (Computer Science), Gabrielle Ruiz (Sustainability), Bridgett Grosz (Anthropology & Earth Science) and Dennis Maina (Biochemistry/Biotechnology). The Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship Program is a nationally recognized and prestigious program designed to provide support to highly qualified students who are planning on pursuing careers […]