Arts and Science

What Will I Study?

CMU's Natural Science course material is designed to cover the basics and interact well with a variety of other programs.

We strive to help students build strong foundations in Biology, Chemistry, and Physics that will inform their investigations of other subjects, and equip them with the fundamental the skills and know-how they will need to succeed in further scientific study.

A few examples of Natural Science courses offered at CMU include:

  • Microbes, Health and Illness
  • Genetics
  • Anatomy & Physiology of the Human Body
  • Organic Chemistry
  • Biochemistry
  • Mechanics
  • Waves and Modern Physics

In addition to our Natural Science courses, CMU offers a variety of engaging options, many of which cross-list with other disciplines. Most courses are offered on rotation and reappear every two years or so.

Some particularly interesting courses include:

  • Business Ethics (Cross-listed with Business & Organizational Administration)
  • Economics of Development
  • History of the Book
  • Dante: The Divine Comedy (Cross-listed with English and BTS)
  • Fifties & Sixties—North America Cold, Cool and Radical

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