Program Outcomes

Program Outcome I:

Demonstrate understanding of the interdisciplinary nature of environmental sciences such that students are aware of a wide range of environmental concerns beyond the boundaries of any single, specific discipline.

Assessment Method:
Comprehensive Exams (usually third year of the program)
Student Annual Reports (December each year)

Program Outcome II:

Improve oral and written communication skills by giving technical presentations at symposia, conferences and similar venues where abstracts are peer-reviewed for acceptance. 

Assessment Method:
Comprehensive Exams (usually third year of the program)
Student Annual Reports (December each year)

 

Program Outcome III:

Improve written communication skills by submitting manuscripts to peer-reviewed publications such as scholarly journals, conference proceedings, books, or similar outlets.

Assessment Method:
Comprehensive Exams (usually third year of the program)
Student Annual Reports (December each year)

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