Biology, Chemistry & Physics

The Biology, Chemistry & Physics Division offers A.S. degree programs designed to prepare students to transfer to four-year institutions. The faculty hold advanced degrees in biology, chemistry, and physics and are experienced teachers. In addition, most faculty have extensive research experience in their fields. The programs utilize state-of-the-art biology, chemistry, and physics laboratories and students have access to multi-media computer laboratories with Internet access.


Location: Level II, Blue Area
Telephone: (973) 877-3430
Fax: (973) 877-1930

Essex County College (ECC) does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, sex, affectional or sexual orientation, national origin, age, religion, marital status, familial status, gender identity or expression, genetic information, veteran or disability, or any other category protected by applicable law in its recruitment/enrollment, employment practices, educational programs or vocational opportunities. ECC is committed to excellence through diversity and inclusion.

Spring 2022 – Classes have begun!

Biology, Chemistry & Physics

Degrees Conferred in 2017
Students Enrolled
Academic Degree programs
Biology/Pre-Med Students

Message from Chairperson Dr. Eunice Kamunge

It is the firm belief of our faculty that every student has the potential to succeed in the pursuit of educational excellence in their chosen field. Our mission is set on providing our students with learning activities that raise critical thinking skills and scientific reasoning in these science-based fields for their success upon transfer to four-year colleges and universities.

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