LBC offers a typical natural sciences curriculum with the addition of History, Philosophy, and Sociology of science courses, which examine the impact of science and technology on society
We refer to the social sciences and humanities curriculum as "history, philosophy, and sociology" or "HPS." Students have the opportunity to take HPS classes in four overlapping substantive areas: science, technology, the environment, and medicine
For students seeking information on the new pilot study for upper-level HPS courses that also fulfill university Integrative Studies (ISS and IAH) requirements.
Learning Assistant Office Hours and Locations
Schedule of classes being held in labs
There are so many majors to choose from, it can be hard to choose the one that's right for you. Sometimes the major that you thought was perfect doesn't turn out to be what you expected
A number of specializations that may be used to complement academic majors or to accommodate student interest in interdisciplinary work that is not available as a major
At Lyman Briggs College, we honor the accomplishments of our students with awards and recognition
Michigan State University is a world leader in study abroad and Lyman Briggs College is active in creating study abroad options for its students
The academic year consists of two semesters of approximately fifteen weeks each. The fall semester begins in late August and ends by mid-December. The spring semester begins in January and ends with commencement in early May
Intellectual integrity is the foundation of the scientific community. Good citizens in the scientific community respect and protect the integrity of the intellectual enterprise.
Academic advisement is a very significant part of the Briggs program. Lyman Briggs employs professional academic advisers, in addition to several faculty members, to assist them and give direction in a general program.
MSU makes it easy to find a job, either on or off campus. Having a bit of spare cash is always nice, too
Rather than coming in to the main office, you can print any applicable form off of the LBC website.
One of the functions each department office must perform prior to Commencement is certification that its students recommended for graduation have in fact met requirements for the degree to be granted.
Finding the right job or internship can be a time-consuming and daunting process
"As a member of the Lyman Briggs College community, I vow to hold myself and my peers to the highest measures of honesty and integrity..."
Interested in pursuing a career in health care? Check here for key information about preparation and application to the various health professions.
The cost of tuition can be offset by applying for the plethora of scholarships available to MSU students.