Learning Goals and Outcomes

At the College of Saint Benedict and Saint John’s University, we strive for meaningful learning experiences that promote achievement of our institutional, general education, and programmatic learning goals. We also support co-academic and co-curricular learning across the institutions.

Institutional Learning Goals

As an institution, we want students to think deeply, embrace difference, engage globally, serve graciously, and live courageously.

General Education (Integrations Curriculum) Learning Goals

The faculty and administration have specified learning goals in both cross-disciplinary and discipline areas, which highlight the benefits of a liberal arts education.

Academic Department Learning Goals

Each of our academic departments and programs is dedicated to preparing students to reach their fullest potential by fostering integrated learning experiences through their particular fields of study.

Co-Academic Learning Goals

Academic Affairs offices, such as Academic Advising prepare students to reach their fullest potential by fostering integrated learning experiences through their particular support services. Each of those offices is linked along with learning goals and assessments.

CSB Student Development (Co-Curricular) Learning Goals

CSB Student Development is dedicated to preparing students to reach their fullest potential by fostering integrated learning experiences through their particular support services. Co-curricular learning goals are embedded into each program description linked on their main webpage.

SJU Student Development (Co-Curricular) Learning Goals

SJU Student Development is dedicated to preparing students to reach their fullest potential by fostering integrated learning experiences through their particular support services. Co-curricular learning goals are embedded into each program description linked on their main webpage.