Integrated Studies Outcomes

Upon completion of the major coursework for this degree, students will demonstrate:

  1. Integrative learning through making meaningful connections from ideas across disciplines and transferring them to new situations.
  2. Appreciation of artistic expression through exposure to new and different artistic forms and guided analyses of these new experiences.
  3. Creative thinking skills through exposure to new experiences and ideas informing the inquiry, analysis, and evaluation of complex problems from multiple perspectives in formulating decisions.

Upon completion of the core courses for this degree, students will demonstrate:

  1. Critical thinking skills through exposure to new experiences and ideas informing the inquiry, analysis, and evaluation of complex problems from multiple perspectives in formulating decisions.
  2. Ethical reasoning through assessment of their own values in the larger context of social challenges at local and global levels.
  3. Cultural competency through awareness of how one’s experiences and culture shape their world view.
  4. Civic engagement  through community activities affecting positive change in society and the world.