Goals, Learning Outcomes, and Course Requirements

Goals

Students who participate in First Year Experience will be able to:

  • Succeed and thrive at Jessup
  • Encounter Christ in a community of faith and love
  • Leave ready to lead and serve with a sense of vocational calling and purpose

Program Learning Outcomes

Students who participate in First Year Experience will be able to:

  • Identify their top five individual strengths and how to best utilize them in their daily lives
  • Formulate future goals and career plans in light of their individual strengths and gifts
  • Practice suggested study skills for academic improvement
  • Explore diverse backgrounds, beliefs, and worldviews through group discussion
  • Engage in Christian community and enrich relationships

Course Requirements

1 unit courseload is equivalent to:

1 hour of class/lecture + 2 hours of student class prep/coursework per week