College of Science and math/Dean's Office


Welcome to Science and Math

The College of Science and Mathematics at California State University Northridge is among the top in the nation in preparing students who go on to earn doctoral degrees in the sciences. Besides playing a critical role in ensuring the region and the nation has a pool of talented scientists capable of assuming leadership roles in industry and education, the College also prepares a number of students to attend medical, dental and pharmacy schools.

The College aspires to the highest standards of excellence in teaching, research, and service to the community. To this end, education is viewed as a fusion of classroom teaching and hands on research that actively engages students.

Emotional CSUN Award

Elizabeth Riegos-Olmos, director of the California State University, Northridge Student Services Center/Educational Opportunity Programs (EOP) in the College of Science and Mathematics, was honored with a 2017 Don Dorsey Excellence in Mentoring Award. For 15 years, Riegos-Olmos has gone above and beyond as she advocated for first-generation, low-income students from historically underrepresented communities. Click here to read more about the Emotional CSUN Award Ceremony....