Diversity is our strength. Creating and maintaining an atmosphere of inclusion isn’t just the moral choice, diverse communities improve educational outcomes. They broaden horizons and encourage innovation. They lead to happier, more fulfilled lives. The Michigan Tech College of Sciences and Arts (CSA) vows to foster a sense of belonging for all members of our community, so that everyone can contribute their diverse talents, perspectives, and experiences to enrich our campus and bring their full selves to their teaching, learning, and scholarship.

Get Your Hands Dirty

 

The College of Sciences and Arts fuels Michigan Tech Huskies with intellectualism, critical thinking, creativity, and innovation across multiple disciplines. Students are taught by leading experts in their fields and engage in cutting-edge research in 31 bachelors and  23 graduate degrees—getting their hands dirty with grit and determination. 

What Our Students Are Saying

Watch Abby Schwartz, Chemistry Major video
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Abby Schwartz, Chemistry Major

Watch Drew Stocker, Audio Production and Technology/Computer Science Major video
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Drew Stocker, Audio Production and Technology/Computer Science Major

Watch Kat Dvorak, Social Sciences/English Major video
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Kat Dvorak, Social Sciences/English Major

Notes from the Dean

CSA Academy

Laura Barrientos

Laura Barrientos '95

Laura earned her BS in Chemistry from the University of Costa Rica in 1991 and her PhD in Chemistry from Michigan Technological University in 1995. She was awarded a 3-year NIH grant to conduct research at Carnegie Mellon University. Next, she dedicated 9 years studying the biology of Zaire Ebola virus infection. From 1999 to 2003, she worked at the NIH, studying possible therapies for Ebola virus infection. In 2003, . . .

Undecided?

Student studying in the J. Robert Van Pelt and John and Ruanne Opie Library.

General Sciences and Arts program is designed to let students explore fields of study and career avenues for a semester or two under the direction of a faculty member.

  • 31
    bachelors degrees
  • 23
    graduate degrees
  • 1050+
    total enrollment
  • 190
    faculty