Carthage offers study in biology, chemistry, computer science, environmental science, geography and earth science, mathematics, neuroscience, physics and astronomy, and entrepreneurial studies.
Dedicated Faculty — Focus on Research
The cornerstone of an education in science and mathematics is the opportunity to explore a chosen discipline in depth. The Natural Sciences faculty at Carthage is dedicated to providing an environment that will nurture this exploration and allow students to develop close academic relationships with faculty mentors. Students are encouraged to participate in various ongoing research projects as early in their academic career as possible.
Preparation for Careers, Graduate School
Students majoring in one of the many disciplines within the natural sciences at Carthage are well prepared for careers in education, research, or industry. Many students choose to continue their education and are admitted to some of the finest graduate and professional schools in the nation.
General Education Courses
Carthage is keenly aware of the importance of science education for the population at large. For this reason, every natural science department offers general education courses designed for non-science majors.
The Business of Science: ScienceWorks
A special science-related program available to Carthage students is Entrepreneurial Studies in the Natural Sciences, the country’s first undergraduate technology entrepreneurship and career preparation program.
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