Kopchick College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics Departments and Programs

  • The Kopchick College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics houses the following departments and programs:

  • Biochemistry
    Biochemistry is one of the fastest growing high-tech fields in the United States.
    Biology
    From biomolecules to biomes, this is the place to study biology. Our department has the academic size and diversity to offer opportunities found at larger research institutions, yet we are able to maintain the personal and intimate learning community found at smaller liberal arts colleges.
    Chemistry
    Whether you plan to continue to graduate school or professional or medical school, or plan to enter the workforce in industry, education, or government, the IUP Chemistry Department provides the tools necessary to compete and to shine.
    Environmental Engineering
    IUP’s Bachelor’s in Environmental Engineering program gives students the chance to publish research and change the world. Learn more!
    Geoscience
    Outstanding undergraduate programs in geology, energy resources, environmental geoscience, and Earth and space science education.
    Physics
    Degrees in engineering, nanotechnology, electro-optics, and science teaching as well as a Professional Science Master’s degree.
    Preprofessional Programs
    IUP Preprofessional programs prepare students for admission to professional schools – chiropractic, dentistry, optometry, physical therapy, pharmacy, and podiatry.
    Psychology
    In the Psychology Department, students gain an understanding of the methods and findings that characterize psychology as the science of behavior and mental processes.