Student Learning Assessment at NLC

Program and Student Learning Outcomes Assessment Committee

Mission Statement

Northeast Lakeview College empowers its students for success by offering educational programs and cultural enrichment opportunities. The College provides quality teaching, measurable learning, and public service that contributes to the earning of associate degrees and certificates to improve its community's future.

Northeast Lakeview Core Objectives - General Education Competencies

  • Critical Thinking Skills: including creative thinking, innovation, inquiry, as well as analysis, evaluation, and synthesis of information.
  • Communication Skills: including effective development, interpretation and expression of ideas through written, oral and visual communication.
  • Empirical and Quantitative Skills: including the ability to manipulate and analyze numerical data or observable facts resulting in informed conclusions.
  • Teamwork: including the ability to consider different points of view and to work effectively with others to support a shared purpose or goal.
  • Personal Responsibility: including the ability to connect choices, actions, and consequences to ethical decision making.
  • Social Responsibility:  including intercultural competence, knowledge of civic responsibility, and the ability to engage effectively in regional, national, and global communities.

 Program Outcomes

  • Upon completing the Associates of Arts degree requirements at Northeast Lakeview College, students will demonstrate:

    • creative thinking, innovation, inquiry, as well as analysis, evaluation, and synthesis of information.
    • effective development, interpretation and expression of ideas through written, oral and visual communication.
    • the ability to manipulate and analyze numerical data or observable facts resulting in informed conclusions.
    • the ability to consider different points of view and to work effectively with others to support a shared purpose or goal.
    • the ability to connect choices, actions, and consequences to ethical decision making.
    • intercultural competence, knowledge of civic responsibility, and the ability to engage effectively in regional, national, and global communities.
  • Upon completing the Associates of Science degree requirements at Northeast Lakeview College, students will demonstrate:

    • creative thinking, innovation, inquiry, as well as analysis, evaluation, and synthesis of information.
    • effective development, interpretation and expression of ideas through written, oral and visual communication.
    • the ability to manipulate and analyze numerical data or observable facts resulting in informed conclusions.
    • the ability to consider different points of view and to work effectively with others to support a shared purpose or goal.
    • the ability to utilize current technology to collect and analyze empirical, quantitative, and qualitative data to promote understanding of scientific and mathematical concepts.
    • the ability to apply and effectively communicate scientific knowledge and its relationship to real-world applications.
  • Upon completing the Associates of Arts in Teaching degree requirements at Northeast Lakeview College, students will demonstrate:

    • creative thinking, innovation, inquiry, as well as analysis, evaluation, and synthesis of information.
    • effective development, interpretation and expression of ideas through written, oral and visual communication.
    • the ability to manipulate and analyze numerical data or observable facts resulting in informed conclusions.
    • the ability to consider different points of view and to work effectively with others to support a shared purpose or goal.
    • an understanding of ethical, legal, philosophical and historical perspectives in a diverse learning environment.
    • the ability to apply educational concepts and research to instructional planning. 
  • Upon completing the Information Technology Cybersecurity Specialist Associate of Applied Science Degree program requirements at Northeast Lakeview College, students will demonstrate:

    • Evaluate, assess and explain security risk and network threats for computer systems or an organization.
    • Recommend security policies to mitigate security vulnerabilities and inefficiencies.
    • Design, implement and manage secure network systems.
    • Use system tools, practices, and relevant technologies to implement a network security use plan.
    • As a member of a design team, design an efficient secure network to maintain network productivity.

    Upon completing the Information Technology Network Administrator Associate of Applied Science Degree program requirements at Northeast Lakeview College, students will demonstrate:

    • Ability to set up, configure, troubleshoot, secure and maintain networking devices to include hardware and operating system software
    • Design and manage network systems to include installation, configuration, securing and troubleshooting network devices, protocols, and services.
    • Understand the skills required to gain and maintain entry-level or higher employment in the IT industry.
    • Apply network concepts to an enterprise network, evaluate and rectify common network issues.
Mission Statement

Northeast Lakeview College empowers its students for success by offering educational programs and cultural enrichment opportunities.  The College provides quality teaching, measurable learning, and public service that contributes to the earning of associate degrees and certificates to improve its community’s future.

Vision, Values, And Belief Statement
Vision: To be a transformative force in a culturally rich community, empowered by education, to meet the dynamic demands of the future.
Values: 

Students First

Respect for All

Community-Engaged

Collaboration

Can-Do Spirit

Data-Informed

Belief Statements:
  1. We are inspired by changing lives through learning
  2. We develop our students by empowering them to be successful in their educational journey
  3. An NLC education is the greatest pathway to social equality and economic mobility for our community