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Natural Sciences

Student looking at beaker - LGNatural Science is an interdisciplinary life sciences major, with courses in biology, chemistry, and physics. All science classes are small (fewer than 25 students), and students are given individual attention.

AP credit in biology, physics, or chemistry is accepted.

This major is for students who are interested in careers in:

  • Health professions (MD, DO, dentist, veterinarian, physician assistant, physical therapist, nurse, optometrist)
  • Biotechnology/scientific research/science academia
  • Science education
  • Science journalism
  • Public Health

The department offers a major in natural science and contributes to: