Welcome from the Dean - College of Science and Technology


On behalf of Lincoln University College of Science and Technology faculty, staff and current students, I would like to extend to you a warm welcome!

As the nation’s first degree-granting Historically Black College & University (HBCU), The College of Science and Technology is committed to providing you with an enriching and stimulating learning environment as we assist you in strengthening your analytical skills and moral growth in the sciences.

Our College is home to four departments, namely: Mathematics & Computer Science, Biology, Chemistry & Physics, and Nursing. The curriculum of each program has been carefully crafted to provide mastery of the scientific and the critical thinking skills needed to be successful in today's rapidly changing global technological environment. We are dedicated to teaching and using best practices to educate our STEM students. 

We also offer degrees in Engineering Science, Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, Environmental Science, BSN in Nursing and certificate programs in Cyber-security and Gaming. All Programs grant students the opportunity to pursue a degree in Bachelor of Science (BS) or Bachelor of Arts (BA). We offer our students activities to augment their learning experience and professional development, which includes seminars, workshops, and participation in on-campus research, internships and attendance at national scientific conferences.

Lastly, it is our goal to guide our students on how to be outstanding in their career goals, in pursuing graduate or professional schools and in life-long learning. We have a tradition of producing world class leaders including: Frederick Douglass, Thurgood Marshall, Kwame Nkrumah, Nnamdi Azikiwe, and so much more. It is our goal to guide you in pursuing your career goals; in furthering your study in graduate or professional schools. Lincoln University College of Science and Technology is committed to producing exceptional leaders, and I welcome you to explore all it is that we have to offer. We hope you will visit us often.


Derrick Swinton, Ph.D.
Interim Dean and Professor of Chemistry