Natural Sciences

The mission of the Natural Sciences program is to prepare students to pursue careers in research, teaching, industry or health care.


The mission of the Natural Sciences program at Stritch is to prepare students to pursue careers in research, teaching, industry or health care by providing an education in the fundamental concepts, knowledge and laboratory/field techniques and skills of the life sciences.

The faculty of the Department of Natural Sciences are dedicated to providing students an academically challenging and technically innovative curriculum that helps foster a spirit of investigation and analytical thought, and an appreciation for the earth and all living things in accordance with the Franciscan tradition.