Feb 07, 2023  
2021-2023 University Catalog 
    
2021-2023 University Catalog

School of Sciences, Mathematics and Public Health


School of Sciences, Mathematics and Allied Health

Mission

The mission for the School of Sciences, Mathematics and Allied Health is to prepare all science, mathematics, and public health majors to become knowledgeable agents of change as well as capable, creative and responsible citizens of independence and integrity. Furthermore, the School seeks to provide an atmosphere in which each science, engineering-mathematics, public health, and computer science major can develop his/her intellectual capacity to a maximum by sharing in learning experiences, which result in the acquisition of scientific knowledge, techniques and skills.

Major Objectives

The School of Sciences, Mathematics and Allied Health offers programs of study designed to provide fundamental training in the life sciences, physical sciences, public health and engineering-mathematics, computer science, and actuarial science for students planning careers in industry, medicine, allied health, dentistry, pharmacy, government, computer science, environmental sciences, engineering and research.

Moreover, students develop an appreciation of the scope of the living world and the laws that govern it, the interrelationship of all knowledge, and the development of scientific concepts, the scientific method, ten stages of the design process, and the contributions of science to the betterment of all mankind.

Departments

Department of Public Health

Department of Biological and Physical Sciences

Department of Mathematics

 

Degree Programs

Public Health Science, BS (CIP 51.2201)  

Non-Degree

Public Health Science Minor  

Bachelor of Science

Bachelor of Science

Engineering Mathematics, BS

Bachelor of Science

Actuarial Science, BS

Bachelor of Science

Computer Science, BS  

Concentration(s) Data Science, Cyber Security 

 

Student Organizations

National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE)
STEM Club
Beta Kappa Chi
 

 

Facilities

The school is housed in Penick Hall of Sciences and Gordon Health Center
Laboratory of Genetics and Integrative Research
PCR Clean-Room
Computer Teaching Laboratory
Engineering Teaching Laboratory
Organic/Biochemistry Laboratory
Inorganic Teaching Laboratory
Microbiology Teaching Laboratory
Molecular Biology Teaching Laboratory
General Biology Teaching Laboratory
Public Health/Exercise Science Laboratory
Autoclave Room
Analytical/Instrumentation Laboratory
Fundamentals Laboratory

 

 

Department of Biological and Physical Sciences

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Programs

Bachelor of Science

Department of Mathematics

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Programs

Bachelor of Science

Department of Public Health and Exercise Sciences

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Programs

Bachelor of Science

Non-Degree