Experiment and Discover Solutions for a More Sustainable Future
Pursue excellence in science and mathematics and drive innovative discoveries to shape the world at Georgia Southern University.
In the College of Science and Mathematics, we are proud of preparing graduates who seek out and solve intricate scientific and technological challenges in their careers. Our dedicated faculty help students learn math and science, while our research shows students how STEM spurs economic development and fuels innovation in areas like medicine, advanced materials and natural resource protection.
Explore Our Programs
Through undergraduate and graduate programs across science and mathematics, launch a career dedicated to preserving our world’s ecosystems, discovering the next generation of medicines, analyzing big data and solving critical technological problems.
Continue your studies by advancing from a bachelor’s to a master’s with our 4+1 program. Or, hop on the health profession track with accelerated pharmacy and medical programs. Just getting started? Pursue an associate degree with our Liberty Campus faculty in Hinesville.
Meet Our Faculty
Our highly respected faculty provide expertise that translates the applications of science and mathematics through hands-on educational experiences. Utilizing high-impact classroom instruction, they guide students in understanding scientific discoveries and exploring the body of knowledge around science and mathematics.
We prepare graduates who are ready to enter the workforce in the best science and mathematics companies or continue their education in a variety of graduate programs.
Degrees and specialities
With fast-track health science and applied science programs.
Centers and institutes
Expand research expertise and resources.
Students get resume-building experiences with the essential instrumentation in their field of study.
Research and Outreach
Discoveries abound across our Armstrong and Statesboro campuses. Our faculty have a variety of research focus areas across biology, chemistry, physics, geology, geography, mathematics and biochemistry.
As faculty lead research explorations, students are encouraged to participate — in the lab and in the field, as well as to present their results at research symposia. Explore all centers, efforts and interdisciplinary organizations.
Sustainable Aquaponics Research Center
In this joint research venture between Georgia Southern University and the FORAM Foundation, our 4,100-square-foot aquaponics greenhouse brings together students and faculty specializing in biology, chemistry, economics and engineering. Champion sustainable agriculture through our Farm-2-Table Initiative at the Armstrong Campus, or engage the youngest learners at the greenhouse for class field trips.
Spark your curiosity in our student-centered and impact-oriented departments.
Learn how to become a leading biologist. Find your niche at the home of the largest center for biology research and education in southern Georgia.
Earth, Environment and Sustainability
Devise sustainable solutions for a more resilient global future in this interdisciplinary department.
Learn to lead our nation’s soldiers with a minor in military science. Or, earn a minor in naval science through our partnership with Savannah State University.
“In Georgia, the Environmental Protection Agency predicts a higher frequency of droughts and floods. Long-term ecological studies are necessary to understand the implication of this. I am trying to meet this need with my research.”— Jose A. Sanchez-Ruiz, '19
Student Success and Support
Have questions about your academic path, classes and course loads? Want to get more involved in clubs or even live exclusively with your peers? Curious about scholarships for STEM students, or think you could benefit from a tutor? Check out all resources available to College of Science and Mathematics students.