School of Sciences

The School of Sciences offers undergraduate programs in biology, chemistry, mathematics, criminology and criminal justice, and psychology. As a student, you can explore the role of microbes, ponder Pavlovian conditioning, develop mathematical proofs, or study investigative procedures, all while supporting theory through application.

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Majors Offered

Biology

Bachelor of Arts
Bachelor of Science

Biology - Health Sciences

Bachelor of Arts
Bachelor of Science

Chemistry

Bachelor of Arts
Bachelor of Science

Justice Administration (Online)

Bachelor of Arts
(Professional Studies Program only)

Mathematics

Bachelor of Arts
Bachelor of Science

Psychology

Bachelor of Science

Social Work

Bachelor of Social Work
 

Graduate Programs

 

Available Minors

Biology, Chemistry, Criminology and Criminal Justice, Mathematics, Psychology, Social Work

Sciences Faculty

Kevin N. Pennington, Ph.D.

Vice President for Academic Affairs
Associate Professor of Biology

Tamara Avant, Ph.D.

Dean, School of Sciences
Associate Professor of Psychology

David N. Abeling-Judge, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Criminology and Criminal Justice Sciences
Director of the Justice Administration Online Program
Director of the Quality Enhancement Plan

Mark A. Basinger, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Biology

Chelsie A. Batten, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Mathematics
Director of the Quantitative Literacy Center

Sheri Browning, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Psychology

Zhixiong Cai, Ph.D.

Professor of Mathematics

John K. Dogbe, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Chemistry

Ashley B. Gardner, M.A., M.Ed.

Assistant Professor of Psychology

Richard B. Groskin, Ph.D.

Distinguished Professor of Criminology and Criminal Justice Sciences
Director of the CCJS Graduate Program

Jane M. Kolunie, Ph.D.

Professor of Biology

Suleyman Ozeren, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Criminology and Criminal Justice Sciences

Murali K. Ranganathan, Ph.D.

Professor of Mathematics

Yvette M. Richardson, M.S.W.

Assistant Professor Social Work
Director Field Education for Social Work

Scott Salger, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Biology

Nicole Sciortino, M.S.

Visiting Assistant Professor of Chemistry

Jennifer Taylor, M.S.W.

Visiting Instructor of Social Work

Contact Us

Dr. Kevin Pennington, Dean
School of Sciences
Moye Science Hall
Barton College
P.O. Box 5000
Wilson, NC 27893

knpennington@barton.edu
800-345-4973 x6467
252-399-6467