Program Outcomes

Ozark Campus - Program Educational Goals: Program educational goals are broad statements that describe program career and professional accomplishments. Each Career and Technical program on the Ozark Campus will prepare students to meet the established goals embedded throughout each individual program of study. Students completing a TC or AAS program of study will be able to demonstrate:

  • The ability to contribute and function in a collaborative environment.
  • The ability to identify, analyze and solve technical problems.
  • The ability to communicate effectively.
  • A recognition of the need for and ability to engage in life long learning.
  • An ability to understand professional, ethical and social responsibilities.
  • A commitment to quality, timeliness and continuous improvement.
  • An ability to utilize and apply critical thinking skills.
  • An ability to apply knowledge and skills required to function in a specific technical discipline.
  • An ability to recognize and apply knowledge of environmentally friendly resources and to utilize them effectively and efficiently in a workplace environment.

Individual course outcomes below:

  •  Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Program Outcomes
    1. Install equipment, machines, and wiring
    2. Determine cause of operating errors
    3. Repair machines or systems
    4. Determine the kind of tools and equipment needed to do the job
    5. Understand written sentences and paragraphs in work related documents
    6. Conduct tests and inspections of products, services or processing to evaluate quality of performance
    7. Watch gauges, dials, or other indicators to make sure a machine is working properly
  •  Automotive Services Technology Program Outcomes
    1. Proper use of automotive tools
    2. Diagnose mechanical gasoline engine problems
    3. Operate electronic automotive service manuals
    4. Repair automotive gasoline engines
    5. Operate automotive diagnostic equipment
    6. Diagnose and repair automotive brake system
    7. Diagnose and repair automotive chassis and steering
    8. Diagnose and repair automotive climate control systems
    9. Diagnose and repair automotive manual power trains
    10. Diagnose and repair automatic power trains
    11. Recognize automotive electronic components
    12. Repair automotive electrical systems
    13. Repair/diagnose automotive drivability complaints
  •  Business Technology Program Outcomes
    1. Demonstrate proper English/communication skills (writing, spelling, and correspondence)
    2. Perform basic computer skills
    3. Perform math/accounting skills
    4. Show proficiency in typing/keyboarding skills
    5. Display knowledge of special computer software - word processing
    6. Display knowledge of special computer software - spreadsheets
    7. Display knowledge of special computer software - database
    8. Display knowledge of special computer software - other
  •  Computer Information Systems Program Outcomes
    1. Install and support of computer applications software
    2. Install and support of computer operating software
    3. Install and support of network operating system software
    4. Prepare system/program documentation
    5. Troubleshoot/resolve computer hardware problems
    6. Troubleshoot/resolve computer software problems
    7. Install and support network media
    8. Install microcomputer peripheral devices
    9. Design/create computer applications
    10. Create web pages
    11. Install/support network devices
    12. Use system design tools
  •  Cosmetology Program Outcomes
    1. Cutting hair
    2. Tinting hair
    3. Lightening hair
    4. Permanent waving
    5. Chemical relaxing
    6. Shampooing
    7. Hairstyling
    8. Hygiene and sanitation
    9. Manicuring
    10. Cosmetic therapy
  •  Collision Repair Technology Program Outcomes
    1. Straighten, align, and weld auto sheet metal
    2. Knowledge of mixing, spraying automotive paint, and preparing the surface for painting
    3. Knowledge of alignment and sectioning techniques for unitized and full frame vehicles
    4. Techniques in tinting and blending automotive paints
    5. Advanced techniques in pulling and straightening unitized and full frame vehicles
    6. Knowledge of trouble shooting electronic wiring and other components associated with a vehicle
    7. Safety knowledge in regard to paint and all related collision repair hazards
  •  Health Information System Program Outcomes
    1. Demonstrate proper English/communication skills (writing, spelling, and correspondence)
    2. Display knowledge of basic computer skills
    3. Display knowledge of office equipment
    4. Utilize transcription equipment
    5. Show proficiency in typing/keyboarding skills
    6. Show proficiency in medical coding
    7. Perform math/accounting skills
    8. Apply other advanced computer skills
  •  Industrial Control Systems Program Outcomes
    1. Calculate voltage current or resistance using ohms law.
    2. Use test equipment to troubleshoot and find faulty components.
    3. Write programs using Visual Basic.
    4. Build and test a circuit using semi-conductors
    5. Build and test a digital logic circuit
    6. Design and install a complete network system.
    7. Write programs to control automated machines.
    8. Diagnose hardware and software problems with a computer.
    9. Recognize the need for safety procedures when working with electrical circuits.
    10. Demonstrate workplace skills and customer relations.
  •  Practical Nursing Program Outcomes
    1. Communicate effectively, verbally, and in writing with patient/family, nursing and other health care personnel
    2. Assess patients for overall physical, emotional, and social needs
    3. Report and document significant changes in patients health status
    4. Use NCP and/or facility protocol to establish priorities for care
    5. Maintain implementation competencies such as cardio respiratory function, nutritional status, elimination, activity, comfort and sleep, environment, hygiene, and social and emotional safety
    6. Assist in evaluation competencies such as patient outcomes and revising plans of nursing care
    7. Maintain confidentiality in verbal and nonverbal communications
  •  Paramedic/Emergency Medical Services Program Outcomes
    1. Perform basic airway/advanced airway management
    2. Perform basic trauma management/advanced procedures
    3. Have knowledge of pharmacology for administration of meds
    4. Perform intravenous procedures
    5. Perform extensive cardiac electrotherapy procedures
    6. Ability to read EKG monitor
    7. Give pediatric advanced care
  •  Welding Technology Program Outcomes
    1. Inspect and evaluate quality of welds and finished weldments
    2. Use of basic hand tools and power tools in a variety of conditions
    3. Control operations of equipment and accompanying materials to exacting conditions
    4. Determine the kids of tools, equipment, and fillers needed for job
    5. Utilize a variety of measuring equipment to complete tasks
    6. Identify, troubleshoot, and rectify common equipment malfunctions
    7. Use basic math and geometry to solve problems
    8. Identify most common metals to perform repairs and new fabrications