• students looking through microscopes
  • planetarium
  • students working in science lab
  • chemistry class

Fascinated with patterns, sequences, theories and order?

Interested in how the natural world functions and how humans interact with the world around us? Curious about how physical, biological, and human processes shape the landscape in which we live?

Studies in Mathematics and Science at CCBC can satisfy your interest in topics ranging from the earth and oceans below us to the infinite skies above. You’ll gain knowledge and real-world experience as you prepare for advanced studies or the beginning of an exciting career.

State-of-the-art lab facilities, cutting-edge technology and engaging faculty enhance your exploration of areas as diverse as Biotechnology, Chemistry, Environmental Science, Astronomy, Physics, Oceanography and much more.

Departments

Astronomy

Astronomy is the branch of physics that studies celestial bodies and the universe as a whole. It’s the science that involves the observation as well as theories about the solar system, the stars, the galaxies, and the overall structure of space.

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Biology

Biology is the study of living organisms, their structure, life processes, and their interactions with each other and their environment.

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Chemistry

Students will study the composition, behavior (or reaction), structure, and properties of matter.

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Earth and Atmospheric Sciences

Geology and Meteorology are the fields in this concentration. Students gain knowledge to relate the Earth's dynamic processes to its composition, structure, and surface features.

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Environmental Science

Environmental Science is the study of how the natural world functions and how humans interact with the world around us.

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Geography

Geography studies how physical, biological, and human processes shape the landscape in which we live and cause regions to differ from each other.

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Mathematics

Mathematics is an essential base to hundreds of professions in hundreds of industries. CEOs, lab technicians, interior designers, retail store owners, and construction site supervisors, just to name a few, all rely on mathematics every day.

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Physics

Students use data to solve chemistry problems; and perform physics experiments and write coherent laboratory reports.

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Sustainable Horticulture

The green movement towards restoration and preservation of the earth’s resources is contributing to the rapid growth of the sustainable landscape and horticulture industry.

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