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					Attachment A – Undergraduate (BBA) Program-Level Learning Goals,
               Goal Rotation Sequence and Course Alignment Grid
Effective Date:  spring 2009
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UNDERGRADUATE LEARNING GOALS (BBA)

In business organizations and situations, McCoy College of Business Administration
graduates will be able to:

1. Conceptualize a complex issue into a coherent, persuasive written or oral
statement.

For example:

   •   Develop well-written reports, memos, and letters that explain findings, organize
       ideas into a coherent train of thought, and justify a conclusion or
       recommendation.
   •   Make effective oral presentations that explain findings, organize ideas into a
       coherent train of thought, and justify a conclusion or recommendation.

2. Use critical thinking skills to evaluate information, solve problems, and make
sound decisions.

For example:

   •   Synthesize and evaluate the relevance of data.
   •   Demonstrate analytical and reflective thinking skills in exploring new questions,
       analyzing complex issues from multiple perspectives, and arriving at reasoned
       conclusions.

3. Use information technology skills in decision-making.

For example:

   •   Learn to use Information Technology (IT).
   •   Apply IT in analysis and communication.

4. Apply general concepts of ethical behavior in dealing with stakeholders.

For example:

   •   Respect the ethical foundations of diverse populations.
   •   Recognize an ethical dilemma and resolve it using one of several evaluative
       frameworks.
5. Understand the importance of group dynamics in achieving organizational goals
and use the skills needed for effective teamwork.

For example:

   •   Understand the importance of group dynamics in achieving organizational goals.
   •   Use the skills needed to work productively in teams.

6. Understand the importance of culture and diversity.

For example:

   •   Comprehend the nature and significance of differences in individuals and groups
       based on their culture, ethnicity, religion, and other background factors.
   •   Understand the impact of globalism and multiculturalism.

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Program-Level Goal Rotation Sequence:

Academic Year 2005-2006: 2008-2009

       Goal 1 – Conceptualize a complex issue into a coherent, persuasive written or oral
                statement.
       Goal 5 – Understand the importance of group dynamics in achieving
                organizational goals and use the skills needed for effective teamwork.

Academic Year 2006-2007: 2009-2010

       Goal 2 – Use critical thinking skills to evaluate information, solve problems, and
                make sound decisions.
       Goal 3 – Use information technology skills in decision-making.

Academic Year 2007-2008: 2010-2011

       Goal 4 – Apply general concepts of ethical behavior in dealing with stakeholders.
       Goal 6 – Understand the importance of culture and diversity.


Note: Data may be gathered and assessed on any goal in any year if requested by the
McCoy College Curriculum Committee, the McCoy College Assessment Committee or
by senior program administrators in the McCoy College.

				
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