• College of Science, Health and the Environment

College of Science, Health & the Environment

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  • College of Science, Health & the Environment

    Welcome to the College of Science, Health, and the Environment. The college consists of eight departments with outstanding faculty and excellent programs.

    The College of Science, Health, and the Environment provides a strong liberal studies foundation for all undergraduate programs that prepares students for fulfilling and productive careers in science, health and the environment.

    Courses are taught by highly educated faculty with advanced expertise in their fields who provide innovative theory and application throughout their course delivery. The College continues to encourage and support faculty in teaching, advising, scholarship and creative activity.

    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.

    The College strongly supports scientific research projects, which involve faculty/student collaboration. The College is also proud to provide service and education outreach to the community and surrounding region.

    The College will continue to develop and support comprehensive majors and programs that are of the highest quality education.


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    The Honors Program is pleased to announce that four students have been selected to receive new Honors Program Scholarships for 2016-17. The Henry and Carol Raff-Stevenson Scholarship is awarded to Alexis Schmitz (Psychology) and Aleta Sanford (Business). The John Chisholm Endowed Scholarship is awarded to Shannon Galegher (Biology). The Honors Alumni Scholarship is awarded to […]

    4 MSUM Students Awarded by Penny Program

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