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The College of Science is one of the esteemed colleges of the university which has produced board topnotchers, leaders in the national and international levels. 

It used to be part of the College of Arts and Science, until the Board of Regents approved its proposed separation in 2002. By 2015, it offered the programs BS Psychology, MA Psychology, and MS in Mathematics Education. 

It is headed by Dean Ma. Joanna A. Astorga.

Programs offered

  • Bachelor of Science in Biology
    • Major in Cell and Molecular Biology
    • Major in Ecology
    • Major in Medical Biology
  • Bachelor of Science in Chemistry
  • Bachelor of Science in Mathematics
  • Bachelor of Science in Psychology
  • Master of Arts in Psychology
    • Major in Clinical Psychology
    • Major in Industrial Psychology

Outstanding alumni

Graduates from the College of Science have made a name for themselves in their respective fields. Here are some of them:

Alex A. Tardaguila, RCh (BS Chem, 1998; CS faculty 2001 -2016)

Recipient of University of Liverpool's In Memoriam tribute called Alex Tardaguila Memorial Lectureship Award to honor his contributions to Science

Ana Nualla, RCh (BS Chem, 2012)

Champion, World Dance Sport Federation Southeast Asia Open Standard 2019;

30th Southeast Asian Games Dance Athlete – Standard Discipline Event

Acd. Rhodora V. Azanza (BS Botany, 1972)

John Rafael N. Granada, RCh (BS Chem, 2011; CS faculty) and Sandra Mei Branzuela, RCh (BS Chem, 2018)

CHAMPION – National and Regional

DOST Research and Inventions Contests and Exhibits 2018 – Outstanding Student Creative Research (SIBOL) Category

Matthew Brinez, Xaileen Dimaano, Jean Marke Flores (BS Biology, 2018)

2nd Runner-up, National Intercollegiate Genetics Quiz Contest 2017 (UPLB)

Rea Alexis Dolores, (BS Psych, 2018), Julian Caspe, (BS Psych, 2018), and Ma. Katrina Quijano (BS Psych, 4th year)

2nd Place, 2018 National Inter-School Psychology Quiz Competition (ISPQC)

Pierce Earl Andrei Hesarza (BS Psych, 2nd year)

2nd Runner-up, 2018 Pambansang Samahan ng Sikolohiyang Pilipino (SPP) – Spoken Word Poetry