Drury University - College of Natural & Mathematical Sciences

ID# 000667
900 N Benton Ave
Springfield, MO 65802
United States
417-873-7879 (Main Phone)
Drury University has a tradition of graduating students in natural sciences, computer science, and mathematics that become leaders in education, research, industry, and healthcare. Faculty in CNMS actively engage students in relevant and meaningful educational experiences both in the classroom and research laboratory to develop skills that enable graduates to successfully enter doctoral programs and health professional schools as well as secure employment in teaching and industry.

College Majors Offered:

• Biochemistry
• Biology
• Chemistry
• Computer Science
• Environmental Biology
• Mathematics
• Physics

The environmental biology major trains students in the natural sciences as well as other disciplines that inform environmental issues, providing breadth across math and the natural sciences and depth within field biology, ecology, and biodiversity. Students develop skills for measuring and analyzing ecological interactions, environmental processes, and the impacts of human behavior on natural resources as well as for communicating scientific information orally and in writing. Students with a major in environmental biology are prepared for graduate school in many biological and environmental disciplines as well as science-oriented careers in state or federal conservation agencies, parks, or forest services, environmental consulting, and non-governmental organizations.
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