Jess & Mildred Fisher College of Science & Mathematics

Explore. Experiment. Apply. Practice. The Fisher College of Science and Mathematics offers excellent undergraduate and graduate programs combining the latest theory with real-world experience.

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The Department of Mathematics Awarded Nearly $1 Million for STEM Education Programs

The National Science Foundation has awarded $999,152 to the Department of Mathematics at Towson University to continue to expand access to STEM programs.   The funding will support 14 four-year scholarships for graduating seniors from Baltimore-area high schools and 18 two-year scholarships for students transferring from Harford and Howard community colleges. It will also expand undergraduate research opportunities for sophomore and junior mathematics majors.  Kudos to the principal investigators, Lindsey-Kay Lauderdale, Alexei Kolesnikov and Mike O’Leary.   Read more »

Fisher College Faculty Awarded Three TU Foundation Grants

Dr. Harold Beck, professor of biological Science for his project "Advancing Underrepresented Groups in Authentic STEM Research."   Dr. Barry Margulies, professor of biological sciences for his project "Towards More Effective Vaccines."  Dr. Jennifer Scot, professor of physics, astronomy & geosciences for her project "TU Physics & Astronomy Teaching Community."

The NSA has Awarded the Computer & Information Sciences Department a Two-year Grant

The National Security Agency (NSA) has awarded Computer & Information Sciences Department at Towson University a two-year grant to join the leadership consortium of the National Center of Academic Excellence (CAE) Northeast Regional Hub, which includes hundreds of institutions offering cybersecurity programs.  With the NSA grant, TU and its partner institutions will work toward the CAE program office’s goals: increasing the number of CAE institutions in the region, encouraging collaboration between the CAEs in the region, boosting the number of HBCU and minority-serving institutions designated as CAEs in the region, and boosting relationships between CAEs and other stakeholders, like employers and K–12 school systems.   Read more »




Contact Information

Jess & Mildred Fisher College of Science & Mathematics

Smith Hall, Room 312
Towson University
8000 York Road
Towson, MD 21252
Monday - Friday
8 a.m. - 5 p.m.