College of Agriculture & Human Ecology

Program Goals & Student Learning Outcomes

Program Goals

  1. The School of Human Ecology will maintain program quality sufficient to meet and/or exceed accreditation standards from the American Association of Family and Consumer Sciences (AAFCS) and the Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics (ACEND).
  2. The School of Human Ecology will maintain sufficient student enrollment at the undergraduate and graduate levels to ensure the viability of the program and course offerings.
  3. The School of Human Ecology will maintain adequate faculty with appropriate expertise to deliver a quality program.

Student Learning Outcomes

  1. Students will demonstrate competent knowledge in the American Association of Family and Consumer Sciences Body of Knowledge as evidenced by a score of 70% or better on the internal Human Ecology Exit Exam.
  2. Students will be prepared for life-long success in their careers and for graduate study as evidenced by their critical thinking skills, communication skills and ability to work effectively with others.