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School of Sciences and Mathematics

Since its founding the College of Charleston has been known for its commitment to the study of and pursuit of new knowledge in the sciences and mathematics. The School of Sciences and Mathematics is proud to carry this tradition into the 21st century with its six award winning departments Biology, Chemistry & Biochemistry, Computer Science, Geology & Environmental Geosciences, Mathematics, and Physics & Astronomy. Besides traditional majors and minors in those departments, students can study the meteorology, computing in the arts, archeology, marine biology, and neuroscience. From the molecular basis of life to supernovae, we offer opportunities for participating in cutting edge research. We are the #1 producer of students for the Medical University of South Carolina, the top producer of physics graduates in the state of Soth Carolina, and our graduates enroll in top professional and graduate programs around the country.

School News

SSM Welcomes Interim Dean
Posted on 9 July 2018 | 3:43 pm
The College of Charleston welcomes Sebastian van Delden as Interim Dean of the School of Sciences and Mathematics. Sebastian received his Ph.D. in Computer Science from the University of Central Florida and was the Department Head of Computer Science and Industrial Technology at Southeastern Louisiana University.  At Southeastern, he managed six degree programs in the […]
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2018 Summer E-News
Posted on 11 June 2018 | 4:26 pm
Check out the latest news and student successes in our summer e-newsletter.                 SSM E-newsletter Summer 2018                
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