2016-2017 Graduate Catalog
East Stroudsburg Normal School opened it doors on September 4, 1893. Today, ESU is a comprehensive university in northeastern Pennsylvania offering 58 undergraduate and 22 graduate degrees and is one of the 14 institutions in the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education.
2016-2017 Graduate Catalog > Core Student Learning Themes
Upon successful completion of an ESU graduate program, within their discipline, students will:
Mastery of Specific Discipline
Demonstrate advanced knowledge and skills.
Apply knowledge and skills in academic, professional, or research settings.
Professional and Ethical Behavior
Demonstrate the standards of ethics and conduct in their profession.
Comprehend the impact of their professional actions upon themselves and others while working diligently to achieve positive outcomes.
Be proficient in performing and/or understanding the research process.
Read, analyze and write consistently within the standards of their field.
Critical, Innovative, and Creative Thinking
Identify and analyze critical issues for holistic understanding.
Challenge and evaluate information.
Synthesize and integrate knowledge.
Formulate new ideas.
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