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Business, MBA

Student Outcomes

Assessment of Student Outcomes

Outcome A Effective Business Communication

Objective 1 Students will develop clear, concise and well-organized written communications.

Measure 1

2018 Status
Achieved
Written communication was assessed in Fall 2018. The results are due to the Assessment Director by January 31, 2019.

Objective 2 Students will develop and deliver effective presentations.

Measure 1

2018 Status
Achieved
Oral Communication was assessed in Fall 2018. The results are due to the Assessment Director by January 31, 2019.

2016 Status
Achieved
This objective was assessed again in Winter 2016. Average scores ranged from 3.25 to 3.5. 100% of the students sampled performed at level 3 or 4 on a four-point scale rubric.

Outcome B Business Acumen and Strategic Decision Making

Objective 1 Students will demonstrate proficiency in core business knowledge/concepts.

Measure 1

2017 Status
Achieved
Mean scores on all 5 traits measured by the rubric exceeded the threshold.

Objective 2 Students will demonstrate proficiency in integrating business disciplines to solve problems and formulate strategic alternatives.

Measure 1

2017 Status
Achieved
Mean scores on all 5 traits measured by the rubric exceeded the threshold.

Outcome C Global and Inter-Cultural Competence

Objective 1 Students will identify and be sensitive to inter-cultural and global factors impacting business decision-making.

Measure 1

2018 Status
Achieved
Mean scores on all 4 traits measured by the rubric either met or exceeded the threshold.

Objective 2 Students will integrate inter-cultural and global factors in problem solving and decision-making.

Measure 1

2018 Status
Achieved
Mean scores on all 4 traits measured by the rubric either met or exceeded the threshold.

Outcome D Values Driven Leadership

Objective 1 Students will apply ethical models and theories to decision making.

Measure 1

2017 Status
Achieved
Mean scores on all 5 traits measured by the rubric exceeded the threshold in that more than 80% of the students performed at level 3 or above on each criterion.

Objective 2 Students will work effectively and collaboratively in a team towards a shared goal.

Measure 1

2017 Status
Achieved
Mean scores on all 7 traits measured by the rubric exceeded the threshold.

Objective 3 Students will articulate their own values-driven leadership philosophy.

Measure 1

2017 Status
Achieved
Mean scores on all 3 traits measured by the rubric exceeded the threshold.