SCIENCE

What can I do with a major in Science?

  • Aeronautical Scientist
  • Aerospace Engineer
  • Agricultural Engineer
  • Anesthesiologist
  • Bacteriologist
  • Biochemist
  • Chemical Engineer
  • Chemical Laboratory Technician
  • Chemist
  • Civil, Electrical Engineer
  • Dentist
  • Ecologist
  • Electrical Engineer
  • Environmental Control Officer
  • Food and Drug Inspector
  • Forensic Scientist
  • Forester
  • Geologist
  • Geophysicist
  • Licensed Practical Nurse
  • Registered Nurse
  • Advanced Practical Nurse
  • Manufacturing/Mechanical Engineer
  • Marine Ecologist
  • Mathematician
  • Medical Laboratory Technician
  • Metallurgist
  • Meteorologist
  • Nuclear Engineer
  • Nutritionist
  • Oceanographer
  • Optometrist
  • Pathologist
  • Pharmacist
  • Physician
  • Physical Therapist
  • Physicist
  • Podiatrist
  • Psychiatrist
  • Regulatory Affairs Specialist
  • Respiratory Therapist
  • Soil Conservationist
  • Surgeon
  • Surveyor
  • Teacher
  • Technicians
  • Veterinarian

The Newington High School Science Department offers a comprehensive sequence of courses to meet the needs of all students in the area of Science. The program consists of a combination of full year and semester length courses to provide students at all levels of academic proficiency with a challenging and stimulating curriculum designed to satisfy graduation and college entrance requirements.

For the class of 2020, two credits in science are required for graduation from Newington High School. Students must take biology and one credit in the physical sciences. (See Credits for Graduation). Beginning with the class of 2021, three credits in science are required for graduation from Newington High School.