Student Learning Outcomes

Student Learning Outcomes for the Department of Psychology include the following:

Goal One: Knowledge Base in Psychology
Student Learning Outcome One: Students will apply key concepts, principles, and overarching themes in psychology.

Goal Two: Scientific Inquiry and Critical Thinking
Student Learning Outcome Two: Students will be able to interpret, design, and conduct basic psychological research.

Goal Three: Ethical and Social Responsibility
Student Learning Outcome Three: Students will participate in activities that build community at the local or state level.

Goal Four: Communication
Student Learning Outcome Four: Students will demonstrate effective writing.
Student Learning Outcome Five: Students will demonstrate effective presentation skills.

Goal Five: Professional Development
Student Learning Outcome Six: Apply psychological content and skills to career goals.