The Ridgecrest campus will remain CLOSED on Tuesday, July 16, 2019. This includes the Gym. The Child Development Center will be OPEN for its normal hours.

Cerro Coso Community College

Institutional Learning Outcomes

ILO'sSample BehaviorsCompentencies Addressed
Communication. Students who are completing a program will be able to communicate ideas, perspectives, and values clearly and persuasively while listening to others openly. Present knowledge orally, visually, or in writing; identify audience and purpose for particular communications; support ideas, perspectives, and values with reasons and evidence ; understand and articulate other perspectives on a particular topic; Engage in effective cross-cultural communication.
  • Communication
  • Ability to engage diverse perspectives
Information Competency. Students who are completing a program will be able to access, evaluate, and effectively use information. State a research question, problem, or issue; analyze and evaluate information; evaluate information and its sources critically and incorporate selected information into one’s own knowledge base; understand the economic, legal, ethical and social issues related to using information.
  • Information Competency
Critical Thinking. Students who are completing a program will be able to think critically and creatively and apply reasoning. Reason effectively; think systematically; make informed judgments; problem solve; synthesize; conduct research; articulate one’s own assumptions and those of others; articulate awareness of personal biases and perspectives; demonstrate new ways of doing things based on self-reflection of previous experiences; transform concepts into praxis.
  • Analytic Inquiry Skills
  • Quantitative competency
Citizenship. Students who are completing a program will be prepared to engage in responsible citizenship at various levels. Demonstrate social perceptiveness, including respect, empathy, cultural awareness, and sensitivity to diversity; understand ethics and ethical inquiry; use effective interpersonal skills; articulate an awareness of social and cultural competencies; articulate an awareness of environmental competencies.
  • Ethical Reasoning
  • Ability to engage diverse perspectives
Kern Community College District