Why Research?

Research Provides Students Opportunities To:

  • Enhance ability in communicating through various methods, 
  • Work with other peers and professionals, individually or as a group, 
  • Engage and empower hands-on learning, 
  • Enhance the student learning experience through mentoring relationships with faculty, 
  • Provide effective career preparation and promote graduate education, 
  • Develop critical thinking and problem solving skills, creativity, self-confidence, and intellectual independence, 
  • Learn about issues, methods, and trends in a research area,