Agriculture and Nutrition Science

Goals Statements

Agriculture Science

Agriculture Program Goals and How They Link to Institutional Counterparts

Undergraduate students graduating from SUU will demonstrate

  1. Knowledge of Human Cultures and the Physical and Natural World
  2. Intellectual and Practical Skills, including
    1. Inquiry and analysis
    2. Critical and creative thinking
    3. Written and oral communication
    4. Quantitative literacy
    5. Information literacy
    6. Teamwork and problem solving
  3. Personal and Social Responsibility, including
    1. Civic knowledge and engagement—local and global
    2. Intercultural knowledge and competence
    3. Ethical reasoning and action
    4. Foundations and skills for lifelong learning
  4. Integrative and Applied Learning, including
    1. Synthesis and advanced accomplishment across general and specialized studies

Nutrition Science

Nutrition Program Goals and How They Link to Institutional Counterparts

The following SUU Learning Outcomes are based on the AAC&U (The Essential Learning Outcomes and USHE Policy R470).

Undergraduate students graduating from SUU will demonstrate

  1. Knowledge of human cultures and the physical and natural worlds.
  2. Intellectual and practical skills, including
    1. Inquiry and analysis
    2. Critical and creative thinking
    3. Written and oral communication
    4. Quantitative literacy
    5. Information literacy
    6. Teamwork and problem solving
  3. Personal and social responsibility, including
    1. Civic knowledge and engagement—local and global
    2. Intercultural knowledge and competence
    3. Ethical reasoning and action
    4. Foundations and skills for lifelong learning
  4. Integrative and applied learning, including
    1. Synthesis and advanced accomplishment across general and specialized studies