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Student Services

Learning Themes and Outcomes

Our work in Student Services is guided by five learning themes which support the mission, values and educational outcomes of Goodwin College. Within each theme are broad outcomes that define and focus the themes. The themes and outcomes are used to guide the development and assessment of departmental and/or programmatic learning objectives.

All of our programs and learning experiences are connected to at least one of the 24 broad outcomes outlined below.


  • Pursuing goals
  • Effective communication
  • Technological Awareness
  • Career development
  • Health & wellness


  • Critical thinking
  • Reflective thinking
  • Effective reasoning
  • Creativity

Civic Engagement & Responsibility

  • Appreciation of cultural & human differences
  • Global perspective
  • Civic responsibility
  • Social responsibility

Interpersonal & Intrapersonal Competence

  • Healthy personal relationships
  • Controversy with civility
  • Adaptability
  • Leadership & teamwork
  • Self-awareness, self-respect, & purpose
  • Identity development
  • Living a personal code of values & ethics


  • Navigating the academic environment
  • Commitment to Goodwin College
  • Commitment to academic & career goals
  • Engagement in the campus community