Puget Sound graduates are well-positioned to make an impact beyond campus. Through a rigorous liberal arts curriculum, our students develop the ability to evaluate information and construct knowledge, to make connections across disciplines, to build strong writing skills, and to embrace a desire for continued learning.
Acquire knowledge and generate ideas
Provide critical analysis
Connect related information/ideas
Write clearly and persuasively
Develop strong listening skills
Present and debate arguments
Understand/meet needs of an audience
Develop strong interpersonal skills
Work effectively in teams
Understand other cultures
Evaluate solutions from a global perspective
Combining a rigorous liberal arts curriculum with experience gained through co-curricular activities such part-time employment and internships, club and organization involvement, volunteer work, etc., Puget Sound students develop the skills and competencies employers seek, regardless of their major.