Science & Wellness

The Science and Wellness Division (SW) offers flexible programs of study for the Associate of Science degree (see listings below) and that prepare students for transfer to four-year programs. We also provide elective courses that apply to several of the STEM and health-related undergraduate degrees at the University of New Mexico.

 Courses Offered

  • Astronomy
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Earth and Planetary Science
  • Health Education
  • Nutrition
  • Physical Education
  • Physics


Degrees and Certificates Available

  • Associate of Science in General Science
  • Associate of Science in Health Education


Full-Time Faculty in the Science and Wellness Division:

Tammi DuncanAssistant Professor of Biology

Piotr Filipczak

Assistant Professor of Chemistry

Coordinator of Sciences
Ben Flicker

Chair and Associate Professor of Biology
Jerry GodboutAssociate Professor of

Arlett Moreno


Clifton Murray

Associate Professor of Mathematics and

Melanie Sanchez-Dinwiddie

Associate Professor of

Charles Schick

Visiting Lecturer II in