COVID-19 Update

All university offices have resumed in-person operations. Students, faculty & staff must be fully vaccinated or have an approved exemption to return to campus in the fall.

Research

The Natural Sciences Department, housed within the state-of-the-art Center for Natural Sciences, Mathematics, and Nursing, is equipped with modern faculty research laboratories, functional teaching laboratories for integrated learning and undergraduate research, collaborative spaces, greenhouse and aquaponics beds, and expanded equipment bays for high-tech research tools.

From genomics and next-generation sequencing to synthesis and drug discovery, from microbiology research to computational biology and bioinformatics, from genetic engineering to molecular biology, our faculty and students are embarking on cutting-edge research. We're asking the questions that matter in science and society, equipping students with the skills to succeed as the future STEM workforce.