Department of Natural Sciences
The mission of the Department of Natural Sciences at the College of Coastal Georgia is to foster the knowledge and ability to explore the complex and diverse natural world at all levels of organization and to promote the intellectual growth of the liberal arts student within the framework of the scientific perspective.
Specific goals include:
- Encouraging active learning through laboratory experiments and outdoor field experiences that utilize and instill an appreciation for the unique coastal environmental resources
- Providing opportunities to participate in scientific research, internships, and service within the local community
- Developing critical thinking skills that facilitate independent thought and creative expression
- Preparing students for careers in the natural sciences and for admission to graduate programs and professional schools.