Learning Outcomes

Integrated Studies Program Student Learning Outcomes

Graduates of the Integrated Studies program will

  • Understand the nature and process of interdisciplinary integration
  • Appreciate the unique advantages of integrative research and learning
  • Recognize how interdisciplinary-based research provides important knowledge and insight into complex problems and issues
  • Understand the nature of disciplinary research and scholarship
  • Identify the distinct theories, epistemologies, methods, concepts, and assumptions of two academic disciplines
  • Conduct scholarly research and writing in two academic disciplines
  • Demonstrate integrative understanding of a topic, problem, or phenomenon from two disciplinary perspectives, as demonstrated in the senior project process