Sciences Core

Students pursuing the Sciences degree will learn core fundamentals essential to success in numerous fields. Our unique academic model allows for ample room to also explore your emerging interests. Your education may be broad within the Sciences Core or laser focused on one – or more – concentrations.

Sciences Concentrations

  • Environmental Science
  • Health Science
  • Marine Biology
Course Content Preview
A small sample of course content within the Sciences Core:

  • Anatomy & Physiology I
  • Fundamentals of Ecology
  • Marine Biology
  • Nutrition
  • Scientific Writing
Internships & Professional Experiences

Your career begins on day one at Mitchell. You’ll learn about the unique strengths only you can bring to your future career. Next, you’ll get a “behind the scenes” look at our area partner organizations and businesses. We continue to layer in skills building, resume crafting, mock interviews, networking, alumni panels and more. Finally, you’ll get opportunities to apply your honed abilities and Sciences learning in the real world by connecting to internships and professional experiences with our regional employers:

Environmental Science   

  • Denison Pequotsepos Nature Center
  • Mystic Aquarium

Health Science   

  • Lawrence + Memorial Hospital

Marine Biology

  • Mystic Aquarium
  • Mystic Seaport
Integrative Career Development