Student Outcomes  SAC
Doctor of Philosophy in Biomedical Engineering
Student Learning Outcomes:

Written and Oral Communication Skills
Outcome Type: Communication Skills
Define Outcome:
Upon completion of the doctoral degree, the student will demonstrate oral and written communication skills in the technical aspects of biomedical engineering.

Analysis of Literature
Outcome Type: Critical Thinking Skills, Content/Discipline Knowledge & Skills
Define Outcome:
Upon completion of the doctoral degree, the student will be able to critically analyze the literature and determine the stateoftheart in a given research topic.

Critical Thinking Skills
Outcome Type: Critical Thinking Skills
Define Outcome:
Upon completion of the course of instruction, the student will be able to demonstrate critical thinking skills in the field of biomedical engineering.

Solve Biomedical Engineering Problems
Outcome Type: Content/Discipline Knowledge & Skills
Define Outcome:
Upon completion of the doctoral degree, the student will be able to
solve biomedical engineering problems using biomolecular theories and engineering principles.

Solve Original Research Problem
Outcome Type: Content/Discipline Knowledge & Skills
Define Outcome:
Upon completion of the doctoral degree, the student will be able to solve an original research problem in the field of biomedical engineering.

Utilize Mathematical Skills
Outcome Type: Content/Discipline Knowledge & Skills
Define Outcome:
Upon completion of the doctoral degree, the student will be able to use mathematical skills to solve problems in the field of biomedical engineering. In particular, students will demonstrate the capability to solve complex problems involving cellular and biomolecular components with time and spatial variations.

Utilize Computational and/or Experimental Skills
Outcome Type: Content/Discipline Knowledge & Skills
Define Outcome:
Upon completion of the doctoral degree, the student will be able to use computational and/or experimental skills to solve research problems in the field of biomedical engineering.