College of Behavioral & Social Sciences

Learning Outcomes

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  • Students will identify the theoretical bases of psychology and acquire knowledge, literacy, and understanding in core and extended areas of psychology.
  • Students will exercise critical thinking, problem solving strategies, and scientific methodology in their academic studies and everyday lives.
  • Students will recognize how psychological principles are used in applied settings and will use psychological principles when evaluating personal experience.
  • Students will articulate and demonstrate values espoused in the field of psychology.
  • Students will have an understanding of the complexity of cultural diversity.
  • Students will communicate effectively to multiple audiences for multiple purposes.
  • Students will demonstrate information literacy competence and use computers and other technology for multiple purposes.