International Programs Learning Outcomes

Goals for global education

To achieve a sense of global connectedness in our scholarly community, we will work toward the following goals for providing opportunities:

  1. Increase the range of opportunities for students studying abroad.
  2. Provide a meaningful and rigorous academic experience abroad.
  3. Foster a greater understanding and appreciation of other cultures and promote awareness of cultural diversity and sensitivity to cultural differences among the Union community.

International Programs Student Learning Outcomes

Students who participate in an international program will significantly increase their:

  1. Understanding of the host culture, of cultural differences in general, and of the world as a linked global enterprise.
  2. Language proficiency (where applicable).
  3. Ability to apply analytical skills to conducting research projects (where applicable).