The Chemistry & Physical Science Department offers a variety of courses including:

  • General Chemistry
  • Organic Chemistry
  • Health Science Chemistry
  • Analytical Chemistry
  • Physical & Historical Geology
  • Environmental Geology
  • Forensic Geology
  • Astronomy
  • Planetary Science
  • Oceanography
  • Meteorology
  • Physics
  • Environmental Science
  • Engineering

These courses meet the needs of a variety of curricula on campus, and are transferable to most four-year schools in the state and nation-wide.

Students in the department can also join the  Geo Club which organizes career luncheons, attends national geology meetings, and runs geology, oceanography & paleontological field trips throughout New York and to New Hampshire, Vermont, New Jersey and North Carolina.

The department offers two degree programs:

Additionally, this Department in conjunction with the Biology and Mathematics Departments offers the  Mathematics and Science A.S. degree programs.