Natural Sciences

Welcome to the Department of Natural Sciences. The mission of the Natural Sciences Department is to provide access to educational excellence in sciences creating an environment using contemporary curriculum, methodology and technology to assist students in reaching career goals.

The Natural Sciences Department offers courses in Anatomy and Physiology (BIOL), Astronomy (PHYS), Biology (BIOL),, Chemistry (CHEM), Geography (GEOG), Microbiology (BIOL), Natural Sciences (NSCI), and Physics (PHYS).

Degree Information ∗

∗ For information about our Biotechnology program, degrees and certificates, please visit the Biotechnology page. For information about the T.T.P A.S. Biology Emphasis Degree, please see the T.T.P A.S. Biology Emphasis Degree page.

Program and Course Information

To find out more about courses offered at Southwest, you can use the Interactive Course Schedule to see when and where a class is being offered.

Contact Information

Union Avenue Campus Nursing, Natural Sciences, and Biotechnology Building, Suite 118
Phone: 901-333-5220
Fax: 901-333-5768

Department Head: Robert A. Blaudow, Ph.D.
Email: rblaudow@southwest.tn.edu