School of Physical Sciences and Technologies
The School of Physical Sciences and Technologies offers courses and programs in various branches of the physical sciences, including astronomy and physics, chemistry, geology and oceanography.
Instructional programs include lower-division courses for the transfer student, introductory lecture/laboratory courses, the geology field program, and technological training courses. Curriculum throughout the school emphasizes the study of the natural universe from the prospective of empirical science. The goal is to provide students with an essential foundation which will allow them to better appreciate and understand our world and the problems of its management. The faculty of the school hopes to maximize the opportunity for students to give abstract theories practical application and personal relevance.