Stephen F. Austin State University

Learning Outcomes

Learning Outcomes

The First Year Experience (FYE) Committee offers the following learning outcomes which are intended to define and explain the diversity of learning experiences that support success in the first year. This learning has demonstrated effects on the persistence, engagement and success of first-year students. These learning outcomes are not intended to be prescriptive to students, faculty, or staff; rather, they are intended to provide students a guide for the kinds of knowledge, skills, and dispositions needed to reach their goals.

Academic and Career Selection

Learning Outcome 1: First-year students will demonstrate competence in academic and career selection.

Successful students should...

Knowledge of University Resources

Learning Outcome 2: First-year students will demonstrate enhanced knowledge of university resources to help them succeed.

Successful students should...

Academic Growth and Development

Learning Outcome 3: First-year students will exhibit academic growth and development.

Successful students should...

Personal Growth and Development

Learning Outcome 4: First-year students will exhibit personal growth and development.

Successful students should...