Graduate Learning Outcomes
The Institutional Learning Outcomes represent the University's commitment to helping our students become reflective individuals who use their knowledge, skills, and imagination to serve their communities and our world. Expand each of the four ILGs to see the associated graduate learning outcomes for each goal.
MSMU Graduate Learning Outcomes:
(ILG #1) Disciplinary Expert: Mount graduates will demonstrate the knowledge, skills and dispositions required of their chosen discipline.+-
(GLO #1) Disciplinary Competence: Mount graduates will demonstrate competence in techniques, concepts and knowledge specific to their chosen discipline.
(ILG #2) Complex Thinker: Mount graduates will be able to apply investigation, critical thinking, and analytic and decision-making skills to identify and solve problems effectively.+-
(GLO #2) Critical Thinking: Mount graduates will be able to assess, analyze, synthesize and evaluate information effectively.
(GLO #3) Information Literacy: Mount graduates will demonstrate research skills and methods through the ability to gather, document, investigate, analyze, interpret and evaluate information.
(ILG #3) Clear Communicator: Mount graduates will be able to effectively convey ideas, opinions, and facts in written and oral form.+-
(GLO #4) Written and Oral Communication: Mount graduates will be able to effectively express ideas in written form and oral form.
(ILG #4) “Dear Neighbor”: Mount graduates are prepared to ethically live, work, serve and lead within diverse local, national, and global communities.+-
(GLO #6) Spirit of the Founders: Mount graduates will contribute to their field in a way that honors the Catholic Intellectual Tradition as expressed in the CSJ mission of serving God and Neighbor as one, advancing core values of social justice, human rights and/or engagement. ()
(GLO #7) Community: Mount graduates will develop interdependent, mutually respected relationships in service of the common good.
(GLO #8) Global Awareness and Understanding: Mount graduates will be prepared to live, work and lead in a global community.
(GLO #5) Women and Gender / Diversity: Mount graduates will be aware of the roles of women and gender, or other diverse populations in their disciplines and in society.
(GLO #9) Ethics: Mount graduates will demonstrate the skills to address the moral and ethical challenges within their chosen profession.