School of Science
School of Science
The School of Science combines scientific principles with practice through the application of knowledge, scientific literacy, and research. Students interested in the natural, physical, and health sciences have access to top facilities, as well as opportunities for internships, clinical rotations, and hands-on research. Working with dedicated faculty members, students gain the skills required to obtain prestigious awards, placement in top graduate schools, or careers in leading companies.
Message from the Dean
Thank you for your interest in Marist’s School of Science, where we devote ourselves to preparing students for successful careers in the natural and physical sciences and health professions. Students in the School benefit from state-of-the-art facilities, engaged faculty, and small class sizes. The School’s outstanding faculty place a strong emphasis on interacting with students and encouraging their intellectual and professional development. Students in the School participate in a variety of high impact practices including student-faculty collaborative research, clinical rotations, study abroad, and community engagement. After graduation, alumni are well positioned to make their mark in the sciences and health professions. The School’s strong record of producing Fulbright and Goldwater recipients and 100% pass rate on the Physician’s Assistant certifying exam demonstrate the excellent preparation our students receive in Marist’s School of Science. Undergraduate students who meet the program requirements can also choose to continue their education in one of the School’s graduate programs, the Doctor in Physical Therapy or Physician Assistant program. We hope you’ll visit our beautiful campus on the Hudson River and learn more about the enriching opportunities that await you at Marist College.