Department Profile

Mission Statement

The Biology Department aims to motivate and equip Godís people to care for themselves, their neighbors, and the rest of creation by providing them with a foundational knowledge of biology and the skills needed to use that knowledge in their chosen field.

Program Strengths

Student Learning Objectives

Students in the Biology program will:

  1. Articulate their calling to serve God by caring for themselves, each other, and for the creation
  2. Demonstrate a broad-based knowledge of the biological sciences
  3. Become competent in the skills needed for biological research
  4. Develop oral and written skills to communicate in biology

Vision Statement

The biology department aims to provide an engaging learning environment in which students cultivate skills and habits of mind to prepare them for service in their chosen professions.