Mathematical, Physical, and Computer Sciences
Build, model, experiment, and code. Reason logically and creatively about computational, mathematical, and physical systems. Work with modern computing and research technology.
Note: You can join or leave a Path of Study at any time and your credits will always count toward your Bachelor’s degree.
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- Gain hands-on experience with cutting-edge computing, lab, and research technology throughout your science studies.
- Engage directly with faculty and your classmates, learning collaboratively through an interdisciplinary and context-based lens.
- Develop the skills and practices that you’ll need as you join the ranks of mathematicians and scientists who seek to understand and explain the structures of the world around us.
- Design and carry out individual and collaborative projects; these often lead to advanced research and other kinds of independent capstone projects.
Ultimately, you’ll become an analytical and ethical scientist and citizen, an effective team member, and a creative problem solver, with the skills to convey complex ideas to diverse audiences.
Programs offered 2019-20
- Computer Science Foundations
- Matter and Motion
- Atoms, Molecules, and Reactions
- Mathematical Systems
- Data Structures and Algorithms
Programs planned 2020-24
- Analyzing Permaculture Systems
- Mathematics in Geology
- Chemistry Counts
- Computer Science Foundations (annual)
- Matter and Motion (2020-21); Modeling Motion (2021-22) (alternate years)
- Physical Systems and Applied Mathematics (2020-21 and every 2 years)
- Mathematical Systems (2021-22 and every 2 years)
- Atoms, Molecules and Reactions (2021-22 and every 2 years)
- Environmental Analysis (2020-21 and every 2 years)