Biology Program Objectives

Upon completion of the Bachelor of Science in Biology, graduates will be able to:

  1. Apply knowledge of fundamental biological principles to the description and analysis of living systems.
  2. Evaluate function as it relates to structure throughout the spectrum of biological organization.
  3. Apply laboratory research skills and techniques to the investigation of biological questions.
  4. Evaluate scientific issues and findings using primary research literature.
  5. Communicate scientific findings in written and oral formats appropriate to the audience.
  6. Conduct oneself in a manner consistent with the professional and ethical standards of the discipline.
  7. Apply academic preparation to professional experiences outside the classroom.