University Learning Outcomes


University Learning Outcomes

University Learning Outcomes are a reflection of the unique mission and vision of SCU for all its academic programs. All academic programs have Program Learning Outcomes that align with specific program requirements and also include these areas of focus for the entire University. No matter what program of study you pursue, you share these outcomes with all graduates of SCU.

  • Professional Therapies: The graduate will perform professional therapeutic skills in a competent and caring manner.

  • Critical Thinking: The graduate will analyze and integrate information gathered from patient/client interactions and apply it to professional health care practice.

  • Evidence-Based Knowledge: The graduate will utilize foundational health science knowledge, and critically appraise and apply relevant scientific literature in professional health care practice.

  • Outcomes-Focused Practice: The graduate will successfully develop and implement a health care management plan utilizing appropriate professional methodologies and quality care to achieve best patient/client outcomes.

  • Communication: The graduate will effectively engage with patients/clients, colleagues, and the public using appropriate professional verbal, non-verbal, and written communication.

  • Professionalism: The graduate will demonstrate leadership, integrity, respect, and self-reflection while employing ethical and legal standards in professional and community interactions.

  • Integrative Healthcare: The graduate will serve as an effective member of a healthcare team, collaborating with other professionals to improve community health and patient outcomes for the health of individuals and the community.

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