The School of Science and Mathematics is dedicated to:
Providing an exemplary education in mathematics and computing, and in the physical, life, and behavioral sciences
Developing in its students the skills and knowledge necessary to excel as researchers, science and mathematics educators, and members of a work force increasingly dependent on science, technology, and innovation
Serving those learners who share a curiosity about nature and the world around them
Creating and disseminating new knowledge through research and professional service
The School of Science and Mathematics will be recognized in the region, state and nation for the outstanding educational experience in mathematics and science it provides its undergraduate and graduate students, for the quality of its faculty and their contributions to the creation of new knowledge, and for the success of the School’s alumni and their lifelong commitment to the advancement of the School and College.
A. SSM is dedicated to fostering student success and providing students with an engaging educational experience. We expect our students to acquire knowledge and develop skills they need to compete and thrive in a complex and challenging world, and to demonstrate at the time of graduation or at appropriate stages as they progress through a degree program in the School Science and Mathematics the ability to: