Institutional Learning Outcomes

Institutional learning outcomes were etsablished in 2014 in the Realizing UB 2020 report.  The Office of Educational Effectiveness, in collaboration of the University Assessment Council, compiles assessment data to demonstrate student achievement of these outcomes.

Institutional Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of their academic programs at UB, students will:

  1. Demonstrate domain expertise, including critical reasoning and analysis.
  2. Apply effective communication, information, and digital literacy skills.
  3. Demonstrate ethical and professional responsibility and act according to the norms of the chosen discipline.
  4. Recognize the relevance of human and cultural diversity within local and global contexts.
  5. Collaborate positively with others to achieve a common purpose.
  6. Assess, articulate, and acknowledge personal skills, abilities and growth areas.
  7. Demonstrate commitment to community service and engagement.

Assessing Institutional Learning Outcomes

Duirng the 2019-20 academic year, OEE and the University Assessment Council will develop a plan to assess student achievement of these outcomes.  Existing and new data sources will be identified, and results will be posted on this web page.