Mission Statement

Within an environment that values excellent teaching and fosters initiatives in research and public service, the mission of the College of Basic and Applied Sciences at MTSU is to:
  • Prepare individuals for successful careers in scientific and technical fields in industry, teaching, government, and health services.
  • Provide general education through exposure and exploration of natural sciences, applied sciences, and mathematics.
  • Provide "hands-on" experience with state-of-the-art materials and equipment.
  • Promote the development and practice of critical thought and expression.
  • Develop basic knowledge and promote attitudinal skills and other abilities needed for further graduate or professional study.