Student Learning Outcomes

Students will acquire the knowledge and skills to: 

  • understand biological concepts and apply them to contemporary situations. 
  • apply biological knowledge across scientific disciplines, including the health professions 
  • read, understand, and evaluate primary literature 
  • ask and answer meaningful scientific questions by applying the methods of scientific inquiry in research 
  • effectively communicate scientific information in written and oral formats 
  • address issues of faith and science 
  • become respected professionals and excel in their chosen careers 


Students will be prepared to: 

  • become participating members of their professional, social, and spiritual communities 
  • be responsible stewards of God’s Creation