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Department of Natural Sciences

Students in the Department of Natural Sciences get experience in a lab during their first year.  Classes and laboratories are housed in the Garrett Strong Science Building and the award-winning, state-of-the-art Dean L. Hubbard Center for Innovation. The CI features labs with more than $3 million in state-of-the-art instruments and technology that undergraduate students may access to gain hands-on experience.

The department offers majors, minors and graduate programs in the following areas:

  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Geology
  • Nanoscale Science
  • Physics

Students interested in enrolling in a thriving program that provides hands-on experiences, contact the Department of Natural Sciences at 660.562.1388 or submit a request for information online. 

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