Student Learning Outcomes

Learning outcomes for OMS majors (Department of Management)

Students will demonstrate:

  • The use of appropriate methodologies for recognizing, analyzing, and solving problems in an organizational context
  • The use of critical thinking to analyze societal as well as organizational issues
  • An understanding of how to read and synthesize published scholarly research
  • The use of the APA format to communicate research and analysis effectively
  • An understanding of the basic principles underlying organizational functioning and social organizing


Learning outcomes for Business minors

Students will demonstrate:

  • The ability to use critical thinking to analyze business issues
  • A basic understanding of micro-economic theories
  • A basic understanding of management fundamentals
  • A basic understanding of fundamental marketing principles
  • The ability to communicate effectively, both in writing and speaking