Department of natural sciences

In LTU’s Department of Natural Sciences, you’ll have the opportunity to tackle real-world problems in multimillion dollar, state-of-the-art laboratories.  Your challenging courses will provide you a rich and solid background in both the physical and biological sciences. With a wide range of options available, you have the flexibility to tailor your course of study to fit your interests and plans. Extensive hands-on learning experiences, including co-op and internship opportunities, can prepare you to compete with the best to succeed in the career of your dreams.


  • LTU dedicates its newest laboratory building, the Taubman Complex

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    Hundreds of Lawrence Technological University supporters, faculty members and staff gathered on the final day of summer Wednesday to dedicate the A. Alfred Taubman Engineering, Architecture and Life Sciences Complex. The $16.9 million, 36,700-square-foot building gives Lawrence Tech much-needed laboratory and collab...

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    Sep 22

    LTU lecturer: Stem cells offer hope to ALS patients


    Stem cell treatments now in clinical trials offer the prospect of a treatment for one of humanity’s most dread neurological diseases, a Lawrence Technological University audience learned Tuesday night.

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    Mar 30

  • LTU Physics Prof Explains Gravitational Waves Discovery

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    In this video, Dr. Scott Schneider, associate professor of physics at Lawrence Technological University, explains gravitational waves in terms almost everyone can understand.

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    Feb 18

    LTU department chair develops mobile technology to reduce falls by seniors


    Thomas Goulding, chair of LTU’s Department of Math and Computer Science, is leading a team of physicians, scientists, and professors who have developed a product using mobile technology to alert health care providers when an elderly person is about to get out of a wheelchair.

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    Jan 1