GENERAL EDUCATION GOALS FOR ALL DISCIPLINES AND PROGRAMS
(effective fall 2014)
Tulsa Community College graduates value cultural diversity, ethical behavior, and the unique role of public education in sustaining a free society. The following general education goals function independently and in concert. TCC graduates demonstrate:
Communication Skills - effective written, oral, visual, technological, and interpersonal interactions.
Critical Thinking - aesthetic and qualitative reasoning for creative inquiry, analysis, synthesis, and evaluation of information, both abstract and concrete.
Empirical Skills - problem solving and quantitative reasoning in support of scientific and mathematical concepts.
Teamwork - the ability to collaborate in support of shared purposes and goals.
Personal Responsibility - choices and actions that recognize consequences and exhibit ethical decision-making.
Social Responsibility - the ability to evaluate one’s own ethics and traditions in relation to others and to embrace the diversity of human experience while engaging local, regional, and global communities.