Due to the COVID-19 outbreak, Monterey Peninsula College campuses have been closed until further notice. MPC classes and student support services will be offered fully online.

 About the Life Science Division

The Life Science Division offers high-quality instructional programs to students pursuing transfer to four-year institutions, occupational certificates/degrees, professional continuing education and special interests by offering courses designed for life-long learning. The division staff serves as instructional support and as informational resources to students, faculty and the community.

Life Science Departments:

 Departments Contact     
 Anatomy/Physiology  Heather Faust
 Automotive Technology   James Lawrence
 Biology  Kevin Raskoff
 Dental Assisting  Karoline Grasmuck
Life Science Division Chair
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 Heather Faust
 Kevin Raskoff
 Medical Assisting  Monika Bell 
 Nutrition  Vanessa Lord
 Ornamental Horticulture  Margot Grych

Degrees & Certificates:

Click here to access MPC course Catalog and Class Schedules for a complete list of Degrees and Certificates offered click here.

Registering for Classes:

Students register for classes online through WebReg. If you need assistance please feel free to contact Admissions & Records or review the WebReg Procedures.



Museum & Learning Centers

  • Life Science Division Museum and Study RoomLS-105
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 4:00pm.
  • Anatomy-Physiology Open Lab Hours- LS-107
    Hours: Friday, 8:00am to 3:00pm.
  • Cad Lab Open Hours- GA-103

Student Clubs