Student learning outcomes

The objective of the program is to produce scholars and health care leaders who, by the completion of the program, will:

1) Demonstrate the ability to conduct research, understand issues, design and execute research plans, analyze research results and present conclusions using the appropriate methods;

2) Demonstrate in-depth knowledge in the area of specialization;

3) Exhibit competency in translating research knowledge and principles into applied practice perspectives and skills;

4) Display educational expertise in current principles and content of the allied health sciences and teach in the area of interdisciplinary health care practice;

5) Display the ability to examine current issues and future changes in the health care environment from an interdisciplinary perspective;

6) Exhibit knowledge and understanding of professional and ethical responsibility and conduct in the allied health professions; and

7) Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of the importance of cultural diversity in the delivery of health care and the formulation of health policy.