Part of the College of Science, Health and the Liberal Arts, science and health encompasses the sciences, mathematics, psychology, and the health professions. Our mission is to prepare students for: professions in science and health, entrance into graduate and professional school and to assure that all students at Philadelphia University graduate with literacy in the scientific method and quantitative reasoning. The school emphasizes superb teaching, individualized attention, strong professional preparation and student participation in research.


The science programs include a core of mathematics and science consisting of Biology, Biochemistry, Calculus, Chemistry and Physics. The Chemistry and Biochemistry programs are accredited by the American Chemical Society (ACS). Biology and Psychology majors will discover exciting courses and electives that will be beneficial for industrial positions or graduate school acceptance. Student research in all science programs is encouraged.



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