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College of Sciences

Through its seven departments, the College of Sciences offers baccalaureate degrees in the natural, physical and computational sciences, as well as several masters’ and Ph.D. programs. Core to all programs is classroom and laboratory instruction. Graduate and qualified undergraduate students may also participate in research experiences in the basic and applied sciences.

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New Approaches Engage Students in Math and
Science Classes

A grant from the Howard Hughes Medical Institute has
enabled the University of New Orleans to launch several
student-focused initiatives in the STEM areas. The biology department offers student-led supplemental instruction classes while the math department takes advantage of an upgraded teaching computer lab.

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