About the Department

Mission Statement

The Department of Biology and Chemistry at Azusa Pacific University provides an environment where undergraduate students can develop a Christian worldview and learn to integrate their faith into their lives as scientists. The department provides science courses that are consistent with the majors offered, that meet the goals of the General Education program, and that serve as support courses for students in other majors. The department also provides opportunities for students to prepare for graduate or professional studies and for success in their chosen careers.

Department Statement

The Department of Biology and Chemistry serves God through the integration of a Christian perspective into the disciplines of biology and chemistry and the preparation of Christian men and women to serve in leadership or support roles in these sciences.

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Note: This information is current for the 2015-16 academic year; however, all stated academic information is subject to change. Please refer to the current Academic Catalog for more information.