Students at Patten University gain knowledge and develop academic skills in learner-centered environments which generate a commitment to developing breadth and depth of knowledge; dynamic capacity for creativity; critical habits of mind and heart; respect, consideration and informed discussion of diverse points of view; curiosity and skills for inquiry and research; and effective expression of ideas. Patten strives to produce graduates who are scholars, responsible and productive citizens and leaders with a commitment to ethical behavior and social consciousness. Accordingly, the University has established Institutional Learning Outcomes for all students, regardless of degree program, to ensure that graduates of Patten University will be able to:

  • Demonstrate a balanced and growing breadth and depth of knowledge
  • Think critically, ethically, analytically, and creatively
  • Use proficient and appropriate written, oral and technology-based communication skills
  • Achieve quantitative, informational and computer literacy
  • Recognize and understand intercultural and global perspectives
  • Show competence in the content and methods of their major field of study
  • Exercise social consciousness by engagement in transformative activities in the local national, and global communities
Patten University offers other programs that might interest you such as:
  • BA in Management
  • BA in Psychology
  • MBA

If you are interested in these programs, fill out the contact form on the right of this page.