Santa Clara University

Undergraduate Core Curriculum Learning Objectives

The undergraduate business student will be equipped to:

  1. Understand the economic foundation of business and the place of business in contemporary society.
  2. Analyze data and evidence to make better business decisions.
  3. Understand each business function, how they interact, and how they contribute to organizational objectives.
  4. Integrate political, social and cultural considerations into business decision-making.
  5. Integrate global and ethical considerations into business decision-making.
  6. Work effectively as a team-member and as a team-leader.
  7. Understand how information is collected, reported, and used to manage organizations.
  8. Communicate analysis, results, decisions, and recommendations.

For learning objectives for business disciplines, see the individual department websites.

Approved by the Undergraduate Leadership Team, April 2008


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