Program Learning Outcomes | Pepperdine University | Seaver College

Program Learning Outcomes

A student who graduates with a major in Biology should be able to:

  • Students will display an understanding of biological systems and evolutionary processes spanning all ranges of biological complexity including molecules, genes, cells, organisms, communities, and ecosystems.
  • Students will be proficient at applying principles of the scientific method to problems in biology, including the formulation of a hypothesis, implementation of a research project, collection and analysis of data, and interpretation of data in both written and oral formats.
  • Students will demonstrate preparedness for service and leadership in science related issues affecting society.