The Division of Science includes the disciplines of Biology, Chemistry, Environmental Science, Geology, and Physics. The course offerings in these disciplines are designed to develop in all students a better understanding of the principles of science; to better equip them to meet the needs of a technological society; and to provide the student with the professional competence necessary to successfully pursue a career in one of these disciplines. The Natural Science faculty encourages cooperation with other disciplines in the total education of the student. A student may pursue a B.A. or B.S. degree with a major Biology or Chemistry or a B.S. or B.A. degree within the Environmental Science Area.
Teacher Certification is available with a major in Biology or Chemistry. Minors are available in Biology, Chemistry, Environmental Science, and Physics.
Pre-Dental, Pre-Engineering, Pre-Medical, Pre-Medical Technology, Pre-Nursing, Pre-Optometry, Pre-Pharmacy, and Pre-Veterinarian students are advised by members of the Natural Science Faculty.