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Student Outcomes

Students who have successfully graduated from Iona College with a degree in Biology or Environmental Science will be able to:

  1. understand and apply the scientific method
  2. demonstrate basic laboratory skills needed for experimentation.
  3. effectively communicate scientific ideas as professionals in the field.
  4. think as (ethical) scientists, being able to critically analyze data and determine the value of the data.
  5. demonstrate a knowledge base of fundamental biological concepts.

Iona Students graduating with a degree in the Biological Sciences have gone on to top schools:

  • New York University, NY, DDS program (Ivelisse Izaguirre and Nadine Ninivaggi, ’12)
  • University of Pittspurgh, PA, PhD program (Daniel Lipus, ’12)
  • Washington University School of Medicine, MO, DPT program (Erin Kyle, ’11)
  • SUNY Stony Brook, NY, MS in Marine Science (Sean Darsee,  ’11)
  • Iona College, NY, MS in Science Teaching (Suzanne Fregosi, ’11)
  • Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, MA, PA program (Diana Hemlal, ’11)
  • Fordham University, NY, MS in Science Teaching (Louis Bousche and Clare Halligan, ’10)
  • Boston College, MA, DDS program (Cassandra Fevalo, ’10)
  • Iona College, NY, MBA program (Darden Osmani, ’10)
  • St. John’s University, NY, MS program (Eneida Pollozi, ’10)
  • Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine, PA, DO program (Carlee Street, ’10)
  • University of Virginia, VA, MD program (Samone Brockett, ’10)
  • Pace University, NY, BN/RN program (Courtney Peloso, ’10)
  • University of Rhode Island, RI, MS in Science Teaching (Bridgette Bolduc, ’09)
  • LeMoyne College, NY, Physician Assistant program (Christina Godlewski, ’09)
  • St. George University, Grenada, MD program (Gregory Haidemenos, ’09)
  • Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine, NY, DO program (Jacob Jabbour, ’09)
  • Weill Cornell Medical School, NY, MD program (Blossom Samuels, ’09)
  • University of Chicago, IL, Nurse Practitioner program (Nick Velasquez, ’09)
  • University of Bridgeport, CT, DCM program (Raquel Falcicchio, ’09)
  • University of Southern Florida, FL, MD program (Aaron Snyder, ’08)
  • Chicago Medical School, IL, MD program (Caitlin Sanstead, ’08)
  • New York College of Osteopathic Medicine, NY, DO program (Randall Roland, ’08)
  • SUNY Stony Brook, NY, MD program (Errold Reid, ’08)
  • Ross University, West Indies, DVM program (Nicole Ravetti, ’08)
  • University of Texas, TX, MD program (William Pientka, ’08)
  • New York Medical College, NY, MPH program (Miranda Lalloo, ’08)
  • University of Munich, Germany, MS program (Amanda Glaser, ’08)
  • SUNY Downstate, NY, PA program (Jonathan Garcia, ’08)