Science and Technology at Bryant

We emphasize basic and applied research, technological applications, and international experiences because our objective is not merely to accumulate knowledge, but also to develop commitment and take action.
Bryant Professor Chris Reid

About This Department

At the undergraduate level, we offer courses in biology, chemistry, physics, and biotechnology to students pursing a major or minor in biology or environmental science, a minor in biotechnology, or a concentration in forensic science.

At the graduate level, we offer a certificate in sustainability practices. 

Students and faculty work side by side on original research. Recently students and faculty have explored the effect of climate change on marine life in Narragansett Bay under a National Science Foundation grant. Working with faculty from MIT and Yale as well as from Bryant, they have analyzed soil and fossil samples from China and the Canadian Arctic.

Department Highlight

Science Professors Hong Yang and Qin Leng and an international team of researchers from the Chinese Academy of Sciences and the University of Hong Kong collaborated to report on the world's longest (800 thousand years) land surface temperature record.

Department Highlight

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Rankings

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Rankings

U.S. News & World Report 2019 Best College rankings list Bryant as No. 10 in the Regional Universities North category.