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Find the start of your journey today!
There are so many paths you can take to achieve your ultimate goal. In the College of Natural Sciences, we're here to help guide along the way.
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The College of Natural Sciences provides a robust, integrative academic experience to foster student success, opportunities to explore the frontiers of knowledge through advanced innovative research and demonstrates excellence in accordance with the South Dakota State University’s land-grant mission.
What We Do
Undergrads are provided access to facilities and research opportunities within the first few years, providing them hands on experience to what they are interested in and studying.
Expanding the Classroom
Students have access to internships and study abroad programs, expanding their learning environment possibilities outside of the classroom.
Cutting edge and nationally ranked equipment and facilities at the fingertips of our students.
Gaining a Community
There are many exciting things one can do in the STEM World! Even more, there are many people to share them with. Students organizations, pre-professional advisors and accessible professors will all provide lifetime connections and support throughout the student's time.
Where We Are
Come Visit Us
We welcome anyone to visit and get an insight look on what to expect. Explore SDSU from anywhere, anytime, allowing you to get your questions answered directly from faculty and students. Virtual Tours are available!
Looking for a field trip idea? Do you work with curious minds? Are you in need of guest speakers to connect with in-person or remotely? Contact us today and we can review how the College of Natural Sciences can provide.