SUNY Plattsburgh Graduate Student Learning Outcomes

Graduates of SUNY Plattsburgh’s master’s degree and certificate of advanced study programs should:

  1. Possess the advanced knowledge, skills, and perspectives to be prepared and motivated to hold continuing professional positions or pursue further graduate studies and continue to grow intellectually, professionally, and personally.
  2. Practice self-reflection and self-evaluation to develop a personal philosophy and professional ethics that promote responsible professional behavior.
  3. Communicate effectively in written and oral expression, using educational and technological advances.
  4. Apply critical thinking to the production of knowledge through research, intellectual inquiry, and practice, and apply the knowledge toward addressing the challenges of society in a way that supports pluralism and inclusion.

Contact Information

To recommend additional materials or to ask questions about Assessment Programs at SUNY Plattsburgh, please contact

Stephen Light, Ph.D.
Associate Vice President for Academic Affairs
Office: Kehoe 807
Phone: (518) 564-2195
Email: lightsc@plattsburgh.edu