Chaired by William A. Velhagen, Jr., Ph.D.
The Department of Natural and Physical Sciences offers a B.A. in Biology , B.A. in Chemistry, B.S. in Medical Technology and B.S. in Health Science. A pre-medical post-baccalaureate certificate program is also available to college graduate who wish to complete requirements for admissions to medical and other health professional schools. The department also offers Minors in Biology and Chemistry.
Research is an integral part of the natural and physical sciences programs. Research may be carried on by both the faculty and students.