The Biology/Pre-Physician Assistant major is designed for students pursuing a graduate physician assistant’s program. It is recommended that students work closely with their faculty advisor regarding specific requirements for graduate admissions to the school of their choice.
Students will be able to explain biological phenomena and concepts in oral, written and visual formats that reflect standards and professionalism
Students will be able to independently propose scientific question, design and execute experimental procedures, and collect and organize data sets
Students will be able to search and evaluate the scientific literature
Students will be able to critically analyze and solve quantitative and conceptual questions
Students will be able to apply scientific method to answer hypothesis-driven questions.
Students will be able to methodically interpret scientific data sets and propose conclusions clearly and effectively