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General Education Assessment

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General Education Goals

Murray State College General Education Goals 2013-2014

  1. Effective Communication-MSC provides students with the educational opportunities necessary to develop effective communication skills essential for daily interaction in society and the workplace.
  2. Responsible Citizenship -MSC provides an educational environment in which students demonstrate an awareness of social and civic responsibilities.
  3. Global Awareness -MSC provides students with educational opportunities to learn about cultural diversity and global awareness through curricular and extracurricular activities including lectures, music, literature, film, and art.
  4. Critical Thinking -MSC provides educational opportunities in which students demonstrate problem-solving and critical thinking skills necessary for personal and  professional success.
  5. Quantitative Reasoning -MSC provides educational opportunities for students to collect and use quantitative data, create and examine quantitative models, apply mathematical skills and solve scientific problems.
  6. Information & Technology Literacy -MSC provides students with educational  opportunities necessary to demonstrate and apply information literacy skills and utilize technological resources necessary for personal and professional success
  7. Health and Wellness-MSC provides students with educational opportunities which will encourage self-management skills, foster a healthy lifestyle, and provide personal enrichment.

General Education Task Force

Murray State College
Tishomingo-Ardmore

Effective Communication

MSC provides students with the educational opportunities necessary to develop effective communication skills essential for daily interaction in society and the workplace.

Jeana West (Chair)

John Berry

Machelle Ellis

Jody House

Marvin Leeper

Steve Pinion

Debbie Reed

Responsible Citizenship

MSC provides an educational environment in which students demonstrate an awareness of social and civic responsibilities.

Kirk Rodden (Chair)

Alan Burris

Brian Cothran

Rebecca Jacobs-Pollez

Erin Knight

Randy Rutherford

Linda Taylor

Global Awareness

MSC provides students with educational opportunities to learn about cultural diversity and global awareness through curricular and extracurricular activities including lectures, music, literature, film, and art.

Ginger Cothran (Chair)

Sharon Burris

Karen Cantrell

Dr Kahlila Fowler

Syed Hasan

Dr. Ed Woode

Critical Thinking

MSC provides educational opportunities in which students demonstrate problem-solving and critical thinking skills necessary for personal and professional success.

Michele Elmer (Chair)

Gary Robinson

Christy Uzzel

Dan Moore

Quantitative Reasoning

MSC provides educational opportunities for students to collect and use quantitative data, create and examine quantitative models, apply mathematical skills and solve scientific problems.

Dr. Aaron Elmer (Chair)

Anita Jones

Randy Tanner

Jana Wakefield

Paul Gregoli

Information Literacy

MSC provides students with educational opportunities necessary to demonstrate and apply information literacy skills and utilize technological resources necessary for personal and professional success.

Mary Rixen (Chair)

Kathy Bowen

Don Mercer

Marilyn Schwarz

Misty Treas

Shawn Wakefield

Health and Wellness

MSC provides students with educational opportunities which will encourage self-management skills, foster a healthy lifestyle, and provide personal enrichment.

Don Loving (Chair

Karen Cantrell

Zach Crabtree

Robin Coppedge

Lloyd Gage

Ginger Cothran

Laura Keith

Mary Rixen

Brent Shaw

Murray State College Provides Opportunities for
Student Learning, Personal Growth, Professional Success, and Community Enhancement.