
 Science and Mathematics (Site not responding. Last check: 20071009) 
  The Division of Science and Mathematics includes the disciplines of mathematics, with its abstract beauty and its practical applications; the natural sciences of physics, chemistry, and biology, which strive to understand the natural world; and computer science, which is opening up vast new ways of knowing. 
  The Division of Science and Mathematics strives to promote scientific, mathematical, and computer literacy emphasizing the process, content, and interdisciplinary nature of these disciplines, to develop critical thinking skills, to enhance verbal and written communication abilities, to encourage reasoned debate on scientific and technological issues, and to instill civic responsibility. 
  Graduates in mathematics, the natural sciences, and computer science will have the foundations necessary to be competitive in the 21st century, whether in the work force, or in quality graduate and professional programs, including those in the health care fields. 
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