be able to use the environment and resources of the university to support their academic and personal growth (Understanding Society and Culture).
increase their self knowledge through reflective activities in order to clarify or refine their personal values and life goals (Values and Ethics).
improve specific attitudes and behaviors that lead to academic success through their freshman seminar and learning community experience (Integration and Application of Knowledge).
improve their ability to communicate ideas in speaking and writing through clear, coherent, appropriately organized prose that fits the intended audience, occasion, and purpose (Receptive and Expressive Communication Skills).
improve their research and information literacy skills through library instruction and academic assignments (Receptive and Expressive Communication Skills)
improve their critical thinking skills through academic reading and writing (Critical Thinking).
explore and communicate an understanding of the interdependence of global, national, state, and local issues through academic and social opportunities for oral and written expression (Understanding Society and Culture ).*
recognize and understand the contributions of individuals from different ethnic and cultural backgrounds through academic and student life experiences (Understanding Society and Culture).
TAMIU has committed to internationalizing its curriculum.