Linking Essential Learning Outcomes and Marketable Skills in Texas

Linking Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board, American Association of Colleges and Universities (Liberal Education and America’s Promise), and the National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE Outcomes)

***Created by @LEAPTexas Fellow - @drjtedwards***

THECB Core Curriculum

LEAP Learning Outcomes

NACE Job Outlook

Critical Thinking (CT)

Info. Literacy VALUE

Integrative Learning VALUE

Problem Solving VALUE

Problem Solving (4)

Technical Skills (10)

Communication Skills (COM)

Oral Communication VALUE

Written Communication VALUE

Leadership (1)

Written Communication (3)

Oral Communication (5)

Empirical and Quantitative Skills (EQS)

Reading Rubric VALUE

Quantitative Literacy VALUE

Analytical/Quantitative (8)

Teamwork (TW)

Teamwork VALUE

Ability to Work in a Team (2)

Social Responsibility (SR)

Intercultural Knowledge VALUE

Civic Responsibility VALUE

Strong Work Ethic (6)

Initiative (7)

Flexibility/Adaptability (9)

Personal Responsibility (PR)

Ethical Reasoning VALUE

Lifelong Learning VALUE

Source: Job Outlook 2016, National Association of Colleges and Employers