Environmental Science Objectives

The mission of the Biology department of Eastern Nazarene College is to prepare students for lifelong learning and scientific service in the fields of biology, biochemistry, environmental science, and pre-professional training for dentistry, medicine, nursing, pharmacy, physical therapy, teaching and veterinary medicine. The department also guides students in the scientific endeavor of seeking truth, which is fundamental for all successful scientific inquiry.


  1. To provide broad based instruction and experience in the foundational knowledge, experimental techniques, primary literature, theoretical and ethical outlooks in Biology fields including: biochemistry, molecular, cellular, organismal, ecological and environmental biology.
  2. To encourage an understanding and appreciation of the scientific method as a mode of inquiry including its practice as the “process” underlying the foundational knowledge of Biology.
  3. To prepare students for graduate study in science, the health professions, and/or professional employment related to Biology, such as teaching, technology, public service, and research.
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