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Physical Sciences, Engineering & Technology

In addition to providing programs in engineering science and electrical technology, the Physical Sciences, Engineering and Technology Department offers courses in astronomy, chemistry, geology, physics, and physical sciences, including environmental sciences, meteorology, oceanography, and technology.

Physical Sciences faculty are dedicated professionals who focus on teaching and student success. The department employs state-of-the-art educational tools and technology. Department offices are in the Allyn J. Washington Center on the north end of campus, room 210.


Electrical Technology Open Lab provides access and hands-on assistance with lab equipment in the electrical technology program.

Location: Taconic Hall, rooms 101 and 106
Hours**: Vary by semester
Contact: (845) 431-8410

The Graphics Lab is designed for students taking classes in the business and physical sciences departments.

Location: Taconic Hall, room 301

Hours**: Monday through Thursday 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Friday 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Saturday 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Contact: (845) 431-8410

** Hours are during the academic semester only.

Mark Courtney

Jessica Geer

Interested in our Electrical Technology (ELT) program? Learn more!


Check out the Capstone projects two of our ELT students completed during Covid-19 isolation:

Karl Kircher - Robotic Hand

Denis Tapia – Chicken Feeder

Contact Us

Physical Sciences, Engineering & Technology

Timothy Welling, Department Chair, Washington 219
Gail O'Neill, Program Assistant

Phone: (845) 431-8537

53 Pendell Road
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601