Departments in the College of Sciences

    • Biological SciencesDepartment of Biological Sciences

      The Department of Biological Sciences provides a supportive and dynamic education experience for our undergraduate and graduate students. The Department currently offers graduate training leading to a Ph.D. degree in Integrative Biology and the Master of Science (MS) degree in Biological Sciences.

    • ChemistryDepartment of Chemistry

      The Department of Chemistry offers challenging undergraduate and graduate programs. Students will have access to state-of-the-art laboratories and research centers with guidance from a staff of trained technicians, machinists, and stockroom personnel. The department is small enough to offer personal attention, yet large enough to provide diversity of expertise, and a broad range of modern equipment.

    • Computer ScienceDepartment of Computer Science

      The Department of Computer Science is committed to excellence in teaching, research, and service to the profession and the community. The central focus of the department is providing quality, innovative, baccalaureate and graduate education that emphasizes established fundamentals.

    • Earth and Environmental SciencesDepartment of Earth and Environmental Sciences

      The Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences was founded in the 1960's and has grown to offer the B.S, M.S and Ph.D degrees. Students have the option of pursuing concentrations in geoscience or coastal environmental science. UNO strives to offer our students new degree programs that reflect the needs of Louisiana.

    • MathDepartment of Mathematics

      The Department of Mathematics offers more than just a flexible undergraduate degree program. The department at UNO offers MS and PhD (under the ENAS program) degrees. The graduate level statistics program is particularly strong at UNO. Our students and faculty come from many parts of the world, with a wide variety of races, religions, and countries represented.

    • Physics Department of Physics

      The Department of Physics at the University of New Orleans offers a BS in Physics, an MS in Applied Physics and an interdisciplinary PhD in Engineering and Applied Science. In addition to the core Physics curriculum, the department also offers several courses for non-majors including astronomy, conceptual physical science and the physics of music.

    • PsychologyDepartment of Psychology

      The faculty consists of talented scholars who are committed to teaching, research and service; the students are diverse, eager to learn, and excited about advancing the field of psychology; and the facilities are excellent and utilize state-of-the-art technology. UNO's scenic lakefront campus and the dynamic culture of the city of New Orleans combine with many educational opportunities to create an exciting and enjoyable learning environment for students.