Catalog 2024 - 2025

General Education Learning Outcomes

The general education curriculum at Indian River State College provides a range of knowledge and skills to cultivate the habits that will promote lifelong learning and prepare students to participate responsibly in a rapidly changing, diverse, and complex global society. To this end Indian River State College seeks to provide the following learning outcomes for all students.

Behavioral and Social Analysis

  • Demonstrate critical thinking skills in the analysis, evaluation, and formation of ideas about the human experience.


  • Demonstrate effective communication skills for a variety of audiences.

Critical Thinking

  • Demonstrate ability to interpret meaning and draw conclusions using evidence as support.

Mathematical Reasoning

  • Demonstrate mathematical reasoning in problem solving.
Scientific Reasoning
  • Demonstrate scientific reasoning in problem solving.