Math & Science

Faculty Listings
Note: Not all classes are offered every semester.


Natural Sciences

Biology & Nutrition
Environmental Science

Learning Resources

  • Math Learning Center
    Provides a quiet study area, study support materials, and free tutoring to students currently enrolled in mathematics courses at North Lake College.
  • Math Success Center
    Provides intensive assistance to students enrolled in developmental mathematics courses or College Algebra (MATH 1314).
  • Science Learning Center
    Provides a quiet study area, study support materials, and free tutoring to students currently enrolled in natural science courses.
  • Math and Science Green Diploma Faculty (PDF)
    Meet the faculty that have made a commitment to teaching courses themed with sustainability which will put you one step closer to graduation with our Green Diploma distinction

Special Interest

  • Pre-Professional Accelerated Science Program
    The accelerated program consists of sequential eight week sessions in Biology, Chemistry and Physics in the fall and spring semesters. The accelerated course option is offered in addition to the traditional sixteen-week format. The curriculum in accelerated courses is identical to that in the sixteen-week format.

  • Pre-Professional Health Career Programs
    North Lake College can give you a head start with pre-professional programs in fields like pharmacy and physical therapy.

    Science Olympiad
    The Science Olympiad is a nonprofit organization developed to improve the overall quality of science education, increase student interest in science, and provide both student and teacher recognition for outstanding achievement in science education. Texas students in grades 6-12 participate in interscholastic competitions at the local, regional, state and national levels against teams from across the United States.
  • STEM Institute Scholars
    The DCCCD STEM Institute engages science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) students from North Lake and the district's other colleges. STEM scholars enjoy access to special seminars with world-renowned scientists, work with mentors and selected faculty fellows, and receive a scholarship award.
  • Field Studies in Hawaii and the Texas Gulf Coast
    Our field studies programs offer students the opportunity to study biology, botany, earth science, and photography in the best laboratory of all: nature. Spend your Winter Term or summer semester studying in Hawaii, or explore the many ecosystems of the Gulf of Mexico on land and sea. All four programs entail credit classes which take place both in the classroom and outdoors.
Main Office
Central Campus, P330
MTWR 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
F 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Sa & Su Closed


Marilyn Mays, Ph.D.,
Executive Dean 

Math Learning Center
MTWR 8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
F & Sa 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Central Campus, C211

Math Success Lab
MTWR 9:30a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
F & Sa 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Central Campus, C207

Science Learning Center
MTWR 9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
F & Sa 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Central Campus, P333
Faculty Resource Guide
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