Graduate Biology

Student Learning Outcomes


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Student Learning Outcomes

Candidates who successfully complete PLNU’s Master of Science in General Biology program will be able to:

  1. Discuss major concepts and theories in biology.
  2. Carry out and communicate various experimental methods and types of data analysis.
  3. Demonstrate knowledge and skills in critical thinking, such as analysis and synthesis, as applied to primary literature in the field of biology, as well as in science education.
  4. Distinguish between science and faith, and discuss the potential compatibility of the two domains.