Graduate Program Goals and Learning Outcomes

UMD Graduate and Professional Programs have goals and learning outcomes that align with the following 5 categories:

  1. Knowledge and Scholarly Formation
  2. Research and Methodological Skills Relevant to Field
  3. Communication Skills
  4. Leadership and Collaborative Skills
  5. Cultural Competence and Global Context Formation of the Field

Achievement of these goals is measured by Assessment Plans created by each graduate or professional program