Natural Sciences Department

Natural Sciences Department

A multidisciplinary group with programs in biology, chemistry, physics, geology and geography, our curriculum focuses on using scientific inquiry as a way of knowing and applying scientific knowledge to societal issues of local, regional, and global importance. Our faculty has diverse teaching and research experiences that afford students research opportunities in the field and laboratory.

PROGRAM
LOCATION
DEGREE
TYPE
Aerospace Studies and Air Force ROTC Aerospace Studies and Air Force ROTC
Minor
Associate of Science - Pre-Engineering Emphasis Associate of Science - Pre-Engineering Emphasis
Associate
Biology* Biology
B.A./B.S.
Major/Minor
Cell/Molecular Biology Cell/Molecular Biology
Focus
Ecology, Aquatic Biology, and Fishery Sciences Ecology, Aquatic Biology, and Fishery Sciences
Focus
Plant Sciences Plant Sciences
Focus
Broad Field Science* Broad Field Science
B.A./B.S.
Major
Chemistry* Chemistry
B.A./B.S.
Major/Minor
Forensic Chemistry Forensic Chemistry
B.A./B.S.
Concentration
Geography* Geography
B.A./B.S.
Minor
Geographic Information Systems (GIS), Applied Geographic Information Systems (GIS), Applied
Minor
Geology and Earth Science Geology and Earth Science
Minor
Physics* Physics
Minor
Pre-Health Pre-Health
Focus
PROGRAM:
Aerospace Studies and Air Force ROTC
TYPE:
Minor
PROGRAM:
Associate of Science - Pre-Engineering Emphasis
LOCATION:
DEGREE:
Associate
PROGRAM:
Biology*
LOCATION:
DEGREE:
B.A./B.S.
TYPE:
Major/Minor
PROGRAM:
Broad Field Science*
LOCATION:
DEGREE:
B.A./B.S.
TYPE:
Major
PROGRAM:
Cell/Molecular Biology
LOCATION:
TYPE:
Focus of Biology
PROGRAM:
Chemistry*
LOCATION:
DEGREE:
B.A./B.S.
TYPE:
Major/Minor
PROGRAM:
Ecology, Aquatic Biology, and Fishery Sciences
LOCATION:
TYPE:
Focus of Biology
PROGRAM:
Forensic Chemistry
LOCATION:
DEGREE:
B.A./B.S.
TYPE:
Concentration of Chemistry
PROGRAM:
Geographic Information Systems (GIS), Applied
LOCATION:
TYPE:
Minor of Geography
PROGRAM:
Geography*
LOCATION:
DEGREE:
B.A./B.S.
TYPE:
Minor
PROGRAM:
Geology and Earth Science
LOCATION:
TYPE:
Minor
PROGRAM:
Physics*
LOCATION:
TYPE:
Minor
PROGRAM:
Plant Sciences
LOCATION:
TYPE:
Focus of Biology
PROGRAM:
Pre-Health
LOCATION:
TYPE:
Focus

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* Are programs where you can also earn certification to teach at the K-12, elementary or middle/high school levels.

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