Welcome to the Department of Physical and Environmental Sciences
The Department of Physical and Environmental Sciences consists of faculty in chemistry, geology, geography, and physics. Our alumni include chemists, geologists, environmental scientists, doctors, pharmacists, dentists, medical lab technologists, engineers, business professionals, college professors, and teachers.
What We Offer
We offer courses in astronomy, biochemistry, chemistry, geology, geography, geospatial science, oceanography, physics, and physical science.
The Department of Physical Sciences challenges students to become interdisciplinary, ethically responsible professionals and scientists. Our degree programs and courses engage students with fundamental scientific content with the aim to transform them into leaders in their discipline and equip them to succeed in future careers and post-graduate studies. Our faculty foster a dynamic learning environment that broadens students’ knowledge, skills, and attitudes through active-learning curricula.