All GSU programs share the following common objectives. These objectives are shaped by students, faculty, staff, employers and other partners that share our mission.
To provide students flexibility to manage and complete their degree requirements at their own pace.
To enable students to successfully complete coursework regardless of geographic location.
To allow individualized program of study development according to the needs and objectives of each student.
To provide the most current, relevant and comprehensive information to every student in their chosen field of study.
To integrate evaluation tools which require the student to demonstrate competency in concepts and skills.
To give students access to all necessary materials to complete their degree requirements.
To give students access to experienced faculty for assistance, guidance and coaching when necessary.
To develop the student’s understanding of the vocabulary and knowledge specific to their discipline.
To enable students to effectively integrate concepts and demonstrate their skills in every functional area associated to their discipline.
To inspire students and instill the value of life-long learning.
To provide opportunities for students to experience a global learning perspective.
To provide information and guidance to prepare students for the future of work in their discipline.