The PLC program graduates students who:

  • Are outstanding in their field of academic study and leadership there within.
  • Know how and when to act professionally, and are ready to start a career in any field upon graduation.
  • Can think critically about complex issues and imagine practical and sustainable solutions.
  • Can research topics, analyze information, and synthesize uniquely, individual opinions.
  • Are creative in approaching problems and when coming up with solutions.
  • Will daringly implement ideas with a willingness to fail, revise, and try again until finding a sustainable solution.
  • Will act with integrity for themselves, the program, and those in their community at all times.
  • Demonstrate a strong ethical foundation from which their decisions are made.
  • Cherish a strong community made up of talented and motivated individuals.
  • Inspire one another to push boundaries and take chances to make real change in the world.