Department of

Chemistry and Physics

The primary goal of the Department of Chemistry and Physics is to uphold a commitment to excellence in undergraduate education and to facilitate student success in these challenging disciplines.  Along with the relevant Biology courses, Chemistry and Physics provide an excellent preparation for professional health related fields such as graduate programs, medicine, dentistry, and pharmacy.  While many students pursue these career goals, others enter the workforce directly after graduation.  Still other students enter graduate school to become research scientists.



2018 Summer Undergraduate Research Program has Started!

It is our 32nd year of summer undergraduate research, providing our students  with valuable labratory experience.   To introduce the nature of the research they will be conducting, on Thursday, May 17, 2018, each paricipant gave a five-minute research pitch to faculty.