Core Mission

The core mission of the College of Natural and Behavioral Sciences is to prepare individuals for careers in scientific research, math/science education, or applied science fields such as medicine, dentistry, engineering, computer technology, and clinical psychology   See Values Page>

Values

  • We value teaching and learning practices that enable and demand excellence in the academic performance of our students.
  • We value outstanding academic performance and encourage each student to strive for excellence.
  • We value graduate education that fosters higher-level cognitive skills in our students and prepares them for leadership positions.
  • We value professional education which promotes critical thinking and a high level of ethics to prepare students to assume professional roles in the community.

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University Strategic Plan

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Departmental Flyers

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Students:
Students Testimonials

Campuses of the California State University have taken advantage of the state’s natural resources by developing numerous outdoor education laboratories and research facilities to augment on-campus instruction. 
Affiliated Laboratories [PDF]

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