Lanier Technical College defines college-level general education competencies that
help students achieve their academic, career, and life goals. General education
at Lanier Technical College develops students' skills and knowledge in the following
areas: communication, critical thinking, problem solving, and social behavior and
interaction. Students should be able to:
These competencies are integrated into the curriculum of Lanier Technical College
general education courses. The College regularly collects assessment results to
identify the extent to which students have achieved the outcomes.
- Communicate Effectively. Read and/or listen with comprehension and write
clearly using Standard English.
- Think Critically. Apply logic, reasoning and judgment to interpret problems,
analyze and evaluate arguments, and present conclusions.
- Solve Problems. Use mathematics to organize, analyze, and synthesize data
to solve mathematical problems.
- Understand Social Behavior and Interactions. Demonstrate a basic knowledge
of the principles of human relations/behavior.