Academic Catalog

Core Abilities

Clover Park Technical College has identified four core abilities that all certificate- and degree-seeking students should possess upon completion of their program. These competencies represent workplace skills that will prepare graduates to be valued employees and will contribute to their success.

Communication: Students will receive and deliver written, spoken, and visual information clearly and accurately.

Critical Thinking/Problem Solving: Students will apply principles and strategies of purposeful, active, organized thinking.

Personal/Professional Responsibility: Students will apply effective work habits and attitudes within an organizational setting and work successfully with others as part of the total team, both inside and outside the workplace.

Information/Technological Literacy: Students will use modern electronic and industrial devices to accomplish tasks in today’s workplace.