Physical Sciences & Engineering Department

Mission Statement

The mission of the Physical Sciences and Engineering Department is to offer a solid foundation in the physical sciences enabling students to appreciate and understand the physical world around them. This is accomplished by offering basic, liberal arts, and specialized courses with an emphasis on lab experience. All offerings are to be transferable to four-year universities. An understanding of the scientific method of experimentation, observation, and analysis of results is a major educational emphasis for the department.

Specific areas of interest are: