Natural and Behavioral Science
Anthropology Class with Jon Bethard
Student with Petri Dish

Department Goals (2015-2021)

  • Acquire a background of theory, concepts, and terms which will enable the students to understand, interpret, and communicate about scientific  and/or personal phenomena.
  • Acquire knowledge and experience about the use of relevant technology and tools of measurement within the discipline.


  • Be able to use critical thinking and problem solving skills.
  • Learn how to search available information and resources related to natural and behavioral sciences.


  • Develop an awareness of the importance of life-long wellness and personal development.
  • Develop an awareness of how disciplines are related to cultural diversity, advocacy, and/or social changes.