Become a Monarch...

ODU College of Science students solve global problems, work in labs, and conduct research--whether in a classroom or out in the field. Whatever your scientific interests, as a Monarch you can make an impact in your discipline.

Explore Our Programs

ODU's College of Sciences offers many challenging and rewarding programs for Undergraduate & Graduate students. These programs offer students the opportunity to study in an outstanding and well-equipped research environment and to develop themselves into the scientists and innovators of tomorrow.

The College of Sciences provides an accessible, diverse, and flexible environment to prepare students for a demanding and challenging career. If you are considering majoring in Science, this is the place for you.

  • Faculty: Our outstanding faculty are seasoned experts in their field, doing research that matters, and who care about teaching well. Our faculty actively seek to honor diversity, cultivate talent and pave opportunities for students.
  • Support: We make it our mission to provide you with the tools you need to succeed. We not only offer tutoring and supplemental instruction, but professional development and career management services as well.
  • Research: Get hands-on experience working with a faculty member on cutting edge research. Present your results at a conference. Hone your research skills to set you apart academically and in your career.
  • Facilities: Our brand new state-of-the-art Chemistry Building is open! Science majors from every department get to benefit from this amazing new building.
  • Flexibility: We are leaders in online education, skillfully adapting between online and on-campus. Many of our students take some online classes even if they live on campus!
  • Alumni: Network with our groundbreaking alumni to build valuable connections in your field of discipline-- you never know what or who might lead to an open door!