Department Mission and Goals

Mission

The physics department provides transformational educational experiences that encourage student success, supports faculty in their professional development as teachers and scholars, and works collaboratively with the campus community in support of the college’s mission and goals.

Department Goals

To develop and deliver courses and academic programs that support student success and maintain the highest level of academic rigor

To encourage and support faculty as teachers, scholars, and members of an academic community who provide college service to advance the goals of the institution

To collaborate with Academic Affairs, other academic departments, and the campus community in support of academic initiatives for student success and the college’s mission and goals

To implement research-based methods and practices of instruction that support student success

To provide opportunities for students to engage in research that encourage their growth as creators of knowledge.

To develop and implement processes and practices that assess for student learning and in support of the college’s mission and goals

Announcements

QCC awarded NSF research experiences for undergraduates "REU" grant

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Campus Cultural Centers

Kupferberg Holocaust Center (KHC)Opens in a new window
Kupferberg Holocaust Center Opens in a new window

The KHC uses the lessons of the Holocaust to educate current and future generations about the ramifications of unbridled prejudice, racism and stereotyping.

Queensborough Performing Arts CenterOpens in a new window
QPAC: Performing Arts CenterOpens in a new window

QPAC is an invaluable entertainment company in this region with a growing national reputation. The arts at QPAC continues to play a vital role in transforming lives and building stronger communities.

Queensborough Art GalleryOpens in a new window
QCC Art GalleryOpens in a new window

The QCC Art Gallery of the City University of New York is a vital educational and cultural resource for Queensborough Community College, the Borough of Queens and the surrounding communities.