Mission Statement

The College of Social Sciences, Mathematics & Education prepares graduates to become active community leaders and citizens. Our graduates engage in creative problem solving informed by their academic disciplines and by a global world-view. CSSME faculty prepare graduates through intimate and innovative, active learning environments, with opportunities for student involvement in research, international study, and creative applied experiences in the community.

Our highly qualified faculty embrace high standards of excellence in scholarship and hold students to these values. Our faculty pursue this mission through an emphasis on the liberal arts tradition in its undergraduate and graduate programs.