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SIS Program Outcomes

It is our vision to provide a quality educational program, and for students to have the very best educational experience possible. By the end of their time in the SIS programs, each student should be able to:

  1. Describe and discuss the processes of creation, organization, distribution, storage, access, retrieval, management, use, and preservation of information. 
  2. Describe and discuss the nature of leadership and management in the information professions and the importance of participation in the global information society. 
  3. Apply the general principles, values, and ethical standards of providing information services in a variety of settings and for diverse populations. 
  4. Comply with the changing responsibilities of the information professional in a culturally diverse and networked global society. 
  5. Identify critical professional issues in a variety of organizational, cultural, societal, disciplinary, transdisciplinary, and historical contexts. 
  6. Analyze and apply standards or policies related to the processes of creation, organization, distribution, storage, access, retrieval, management, use or preservation of information. 
  7. Explain the changing nature of information, information needs, and information behavior. 
  8. Assess and implement information technologies, systems, sources and services that serve users effectively and efficiently. 
  9. Analyze research and apply it to information practice.