Institutional Learning Outcomes (ILO)

ILO Definitions and Examples

Global and Cultural Involvement

  • Awareness of how diverse ethnic and cultural backgrounds impact global, cultural and ethnic perspectives.
  • Understanding of diverse philosophies, cultures and ways of life.
  • Familiarity with multiple paradigms and methodologies

Civic Responsibility

  • Informed citizenship in a democracy (cultural, economic, historical and political)
  • Awareness of environmental issues and issues specific to the local community.
  • Promoting the development of values, integrity, and ethical behavior

Communication

  • Using computers and other information technology effectively
  • Reading effectively
  • Respectful and ethical communication
  • Speaking effectively
  • Writing effectivey

Critical Thinking

  • Analysis of multiple paradigms and methodologies
  • Evaluating, analyzing, and questioning information from various sources for validity.
  • Applying logic and reasoning.
  • Problem solving
  • Quantitative and qualitative reasoning

Development of the Whole Person

  • Developing creative and innovative abilities
  • Integration of mind, body, and spirit for healthy quality of life
  • Developing clear education and career goals.
  • Time management