2006 General Learning Outcomes

In 2006, the Council of Deans (now, Academic Leadership Team) shared a vision for University of Pittsburgh student learning outcomes. They stated that:

Graduates of the University of Pittsburgh will be able to:

  • Think critically and analytically
  • Gather and evaluate information effectively and appropriately
  • Understand and be able to apply basic, scientific and quantitative reasoning
  • Communicate clearly and effectively
  • Use information technology appropriate to their discipline
  • Exhibit mastery of their discipline
  • Understand and appreciate diverse cultures (both locally and internationally)
  • Work effectively with others
  • Have a sense of self, responsibility to others, and connectedness to the University