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School of Science

Learn through Experience

A dynamic, personalized education that includes hands-on learning in labs, close interaction with staff and a range of internship opportunities.

About the School

The School of Science at Monmouth University provides students with distinctive learning and research opportunities – both inside and outside the classroom. This dynamic, personalized education includes hands-on learning in classroom labs, close interaction with faculty and staff, and internship opportunities in a range of settings. Students then carry their education right into the workplace.

Through four academic departments, students can pursue a variety of degree programs that prepare them for careers and continued study in science and technology.

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Explore All of Monmouth’s Programs of Study

Urban Coast Institute

The Urban Coast Institute—a regional forum for the development and implementation of policies and programs that support healthy, productive, and resilient coastal ecosystems and communities—supports marine research and education, including hands-on learning experiences and career networking opportunities for Monmouth students.

Summer Research Program

High school and college students engage in a 10-week paid research experience, working on collaborative research projects under the supervision of School of Science faculty and staff.

Peer Mentoring Program

Peer Mentors provide support for fellow students and help organize the School’s professional development programming for students. Mentors also assist in developing critical thinking and problem solving.

Marine and Environmental Biology Program

Monmouth University offers a Bachelor of Science in Marine and Environmental Biology and Policy (MEBP) for students who have a passion for nature and the environment, and who want an immersive, hands-on experience in their undergraduate education.

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Mathematics Learning Center

The center aims to offer assistance in a supportive environment that individualizes the service to the specific needs of a student to work on homework problems or to study for examinations while having tutors available.

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