College of Science

College of Science

You like to discover new things and want to use your knowledge to impact the world. A career in the basic sciences may be for you. 

  

Astronomy

You envision yourself working in one of the world's oldest sciences, in the ranks of astrophysicists, from Nicolaus Copernicus to Neil deGrasse Tyson.

Student works on project in lab.
 

Biochemistry

You like to examine the chemical makeup of natural products and the chemical reactions that occur in living systems.

Student works on project in lab.
 

Biological Sciences

You are intrigued by the mechanics of life, how molecules are formed and the structure of cellular organisms.

Students work on biological sciences project.
 

Chemistry

You are curious about what makes up the world around you and how materials combine and react to create something new. 

Student works in chemistry lab.
 

Geology

You enjoy learning about the evolution of life and the planet we call home.

Students work on geology project.
 

Mathematics

You like to decipher the world around you through numbers, geometry and topology.

Math professor explains equation.
 

Marine Biology

You are fascinated by the ocean, its geology and the aquatic life within it. 

Students conduct gulf coast research.
 

Microbiology

You are scientifically minded and naturally curious about small organisms in our big world. 

Students study microbiology inlab.
 

Physics

You are interested in learning about the universe around us, as well as within us.

Physics professor explains theories.
 

 

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photo: science stats