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Science is the systematic and logical approach to gaining further knowledge about the natural world and its phenomena. Science aims for measurable results through testing and analysis. 

By participating in a science course, you'll learn how scientific knowledge allows us to develop new technologies, solve practical problems, and make informed decisions.

Courses, Transfer Options and Careers

Many Science courses at NWACC carry transfer credit to four-year institutions and can fulfill general education requirements.  

Pursuing a bachelor's degree in Science can lead to a career in the following occupations:

  • Biochemist or Biophysicist
  • Chemist
  • Conservationist
  • Environmental Scientist
  • Forensic Scientist
  • Geoscientist
  • Hydrologist
  • Medical Scientist