Science at Skidmore

The sciences are an integral part of Skidmore's interdisciplinary curriculum, no matter your major. Partnerships with dedicated faculty, significant hands-on research opportunities, and curricular flexibility will distinguish your science and mathematics education at Skidmore. In addition, outstanding laboratories and facilities and thirteen annual scholarships in science and mathematics make the college's offerings especially competitive. Skidmore offers 65 majors in the sciences, social sciences, arts, and humanities, as well as several pre-professional and cooperative programs.


The Sciences in the News

Area youth in campus biology institute

To bring more youngsters into science and technology, Skidmore hosts its first cell-biology institute for area high-schoolers, thanks to a National Science Foundation grant.


Building a sustainable-energy system for the college's future Center for Integrated Sciences, Skidmore will drill some 240 geothermal wells and create a control center like the one pictured here.

Earth Week focus: Sustainable dining and service

Skidmore celebrates sustainability during a range of Earth Week activities.

North Woods video series

A series of short videos about Skidmore's North Woods offers special insight into this campus treasure.

Computer Science-Theater major stars in local production of "Sleuth"

Woodrow Proctor '16 (right) and Steve Leifer in a scene from "Sleuth" at Curtain Call Theater Jan. 8 through Feb. 6.
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