The objectives and primary purposes of the Science Department include: 1.) providing students who plan to major or minor in one of the agricultural sciences, physical sciences, home economics and health sciences an opportunity to meet the requirements for a degree or entrance into a professional school of pharmacy, medicine, medical technology, veterinary medicine, dentistry and other medical fields; 2.) providing support courses in other areas such as the allied health fields; 3.) providing non-science majors an opportunity to satisfy their science requirements; and 4.) providing the interested person usable knowledge of the sciences.
Departmental chairperson is Dr. Jesse Yeh, professor of chemistry.