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.



Lecture Series: Charter School City: What Detroit can learn from New Orleans market-based school reforms 

Harris will explain the surprising lessons of the New Orleans experience for Detroit and other cities, for the role of markets and governments, and for the future of public education.

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LTU faculty publishes paper on Black Panther's "vibranium" on the Periodic Table 

In the movie “Black Panther,” the fictional element called vibranium has amazing chemical and physical properties. But a chemist would want to know – where would it go on the Periodic Table of the Elements?

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Lawrence Tech expanding real estate for growing academic programs 

There’s a very sophisticated game of real estate musical chairs going on this summer on the campus of Lawrence Technological University.

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LTU students, employers meet and greet in "Sci-Tech Showcase" 

Employers from science and technology-based firms in the Detroit area mingled with students and faculty at Lawrence Technological University Wednesday in the university’s second annual Science and Technology Showcase.

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Potential breakthroughs in cancer, Alzheimer's presented in LTU's Cisler Lecture 

A molecular biology researcher whose discoveries are on the cusp of providing new treatments for some of humanity’s most dreaded diseases provided a fascinating lecture at Lawrence Technological University Tuesday night.

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Molecular and Cell Biology student receives travel award to attend 2018 ASBMB meeting 

Each year the American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (ASBMB) awards over $275,000 in travel funding to help attendees present research at the annual meeting. Students applying specifically for the Undergraduate Student Competitive Travel Award must submit their abstracts to the ASBMB. This year Meliss...

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Research Day

Meet LTU life sciences talent at second annual Science & Technology Showcase April 4 

Lawrence Technological University will host its second annual Science & Technology Showcase of student talent for area employers Wednesday, April 4, from 3 to 5 p.m. in the A. Alfred Taubman Engineering, Architecture and Life Sciences Complex

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