Program Outcomes

Diploma Programs 

Florida Child Care Professional Credential Program 

Upon completion of the Florida Child Care Professional certificate, students will be able to: 

  • Identify and describe the theories of childhood development as well as the factors that influence child development.  

  • Explain the administrative functions required for the management and operation of childcare centers.  

  • Produce lesson plan to promote the development of children in all the developmental domains and select the instructional strategies and materials developmentally appropriate. 

  • Observe, assess, and documents child development and guide children’s behavior. 

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Home Health Aide Program 

Upon completion of the Home Health Aide Program at Jose maria Vargas University, students will be able to: 

  • Provide support and assistance in health-related tasks, self-care tasks and in instrumental activities of daily living to cover the needs of the client. 

  • Describe the home health aide role in private and community settings. 

  • Use oral and written communication skills and appropriate terminology when communicating with patients, family, medical personnel, and other caregivers. 

  • Document patient’s record to follow up care, condition, progress, and change. 

 

Medical Assistant Technician Program 

Upon completion of the Medical Assistant Technician Diploma at Jose maria Vargas University, students will be able to: 

  • Identify and describe body organization, structures, functions, and diseases.  

  • Perform administrative and clinical skills required for the medical assistant. 

  • Apply medical terminology when communicating professionally in a health care setting with patients, physicians, and all members of the health care team. 

  • Calculate basic mathematical problems relate to healthcare. 

  • Apply computer literacy skills to organize and analyze information.  

  • Develop and formulate action plans for emergencies that affect the community. 

  • Use an ethical and professional behavior in the workplace. 

  • Comply with state, federal, and local regulations and laws that apply to health care. 

  • Communicate effectively in oral and writing with diverse populations. 

 

English as Second Language Program 

Upon completion of English as a Second Language Program at Jose maria Vargas University, students will be able to:  

  • Communicate effectively by speaking and writing clearly and coherently in both for educational performance and everyday living. 

  • Recognize the correct meanings of common American idioms. 

  • Demonstrate understanding of face-to-face speech in standard English. 

  • Use correct grammar and sentence structure speaking and writing. 

  • Identify main ideas and specific details of a book and interpret its implied meaning or intent. 

 

Undergraduate Degree Programs 

Associate of Arts in Pre-School Education 

Upon completion of the A.A. in Preschool Education, students will be able to: 

  • Describe the evolution and theoretical foundations of preschool education 

  • Identify and describe the theories of childhood development as well as the factors that influence child typical and atypical development.  

  • Develop and maintain a secure, healthy and safety educational environment  

  • Produce lesson plan to promote the development of children with and without special needs in all the developmental domains as well as select and adapt the instructional strategies and materials to assure developmental appropriateness   

  • Use strategies to create and maintain partnership with parents and the community  

  • Observe, assess and documents child development and guide children’s behavior  

  • integrate technology into the education process. 

  • Fallow a professional code of ethics. 

Associate of Science in Accounting 

Upon completion of the A.S. in Accounting at Jose maria Vargas University, students will be able to: 

  • Prepare financial statements. 

  • Apply theories, principles, strategies, and tools in the accounting area. 

  • Summarize and interpret business law and the U.S. tax law. 

  • Use information technology applications in the accounting environment such as word processing, spreadsheets, and presentation software. 

  • Fallow a professional code of ethics. 

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Associate of Science in Mental Health and Human Services 

Upon completion of the A.S. in Mental Health and Human Services at Jose maria Vargas University, students will be able to: 

Upon completion of the A.S. in Mental Health and Human Services at Jose maria Vargas University, students will be able to: 

  • Demonstrate the clinical skills of screening, assessment, treatment planning, termination, and referral. 

  • Explain the history, current state and nature of mental health and human services professions as well as the theoretical orientations that apply to clinical and counseling settings. 

  • Explains the nature of behavior and recognizes mental and behavioral disorders  

  • Integrate technology to the clinical and counseling settings 

  • List psychological assessment and use quantitative and empirical reasoning to analyze and draw conclusions. 

  • Uses the helping skills and case management skills essential in clinical s and counseling setting. 

  •  Practice ethical behavior 

  • Pursue the Behavioral Health Technician Certificate awarded by the Florida Certification Board 

 

Bachelor of Arts in Pre-School Education 

Upon completion of the B.A. in Preschool Education at Jose maria Vargas University, students will be able to: 

  • Function independently as a pre-school educator applying the content knowledge acquired.  

  • Identify and describe the theories of childhood development as well as the factors that influence typical and atypical child development.  

  • Analyze through reflection different educational philosophies and approaches and develop an individual teaching philosophy. 

  • Create, maintain, and supervise educational environments. 

  • Produce lesson plan to promote the development of children with and without special needs in all the developmental domains as well as select and adapt the instructional strategies and materials to assure developmental appropriateness   

  • Use strategies to create and maintain partnership with parents and the community  

  • Use quantitative and empirical reasoning to analyze and draw conclusions about different educational issues and research studies 

  • Observe, assess and documents child development and guide children’s behavior  

  • Explain the school system history, organization, structure, and administrative functions involved in its operation 

  • Use technology to support learning and communications. 

  • Follow a professional code of ethics.  

  • Advocate for the children and their families 

 

Bachelor of Arts in Mental Health and Human Services 

Upon completion of the B.A. in Mental Health and Human Services at Jose maria Vargas University, students will be able to: 

  • Demonstrate the clinical skills of screening, assessment, treatment planning, termination, referral and education and promotion. 

  • Explain the history, current state and nature of mental health and human services professions as well as the theoretical orientations that apply to clinical and counseling settings. 

  • Explains the nature of behavior and recognizes mental and behavioral disorders  

  • Integrate technology to the clinical and counseling settings 

  • List psychological Assessment and use quantitative and empirical reasoning to analyze and draw conclusions 

  • Demonstrate the skills needed to handle crises, manage caseloads, and represent others through advocacy. 

  • Conduct intake interviews, prepare, and write reports, develop individual service plans (ISPs), administer job assistance programs, and provide coaching for life changes. 

  • Practice of an ethical and lawful behavior 

  • Pursue the Behavioral Health Technician Certificates or the Certified Addiction Professional, the Certified Addiction Counselor, and the Certified Addiction Specialist awarded by the Florida Certification Board  

Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration 

Upon completion of the B.A. in Business Administration at Jose maria Vargas University, students will be able to: 

  • Apply theories, models, and tools within the global business context. 

  • Describe different functions pertinent to the business context such as management, marketing, accounting, finance, human resources, information technology, ownership, and production. 

  • Use effective business communication in both written and oral forms to effectively collaborate with others. 

  • Describe the qualities of a leader and the differing leadership styles. 

  • Describe the nature, challenges, and opportunities of business or non-governmental organization in domestic and international settings.  

  • Analyze business and organizational situations using ethical approaches to decision making. 

 

Bachelor of Arts in Graphic Design 

Upon completion of the B.A. in Graphic Design at Jose maria Vargas University, students will be able to: 

  • Describe the role of design to make informed decisions and solve problems. 

  • Relate the history of art and design.  

  • Apply principles of design. 

  • Demonstrate photographic and graphic image skills. 

  • Use effective communication skills in visual, written and oral forms. 

  • Analyze, discuss, and critique different media. 

  • Use graphic technology, digital media, and print media. 

  • Describe different technical processes and procedures used in film and television. 

 

Graduate Programs  

Master of Science in Pre-School Education 

Upon completion of the M.S. in Preschool Education at Jose maria Vargas University, students will be able to: 

  • Fallow a professional code of ethics.  

  • Explain the different structures of preschool and childcare environments. 

  • Identify and describe the theories of childhood development as well as the factors that influence child typical and atypical development from 0 to 6 years.  

  • Describe the purpose of assessment in early childhood and its relation to guiding children’s behaviors. 

  • Serve typical and atypical 0–6-year-old children in appropriate preschool classroom environments, with a developmentally and individually appropriate curriculum, and a teaching methodology that is based on the knowledge of individual children, the family and the community. 

  • Use oral and writing communication among with interpersonal skills to communicate and collaborate with the family, other professionals, organizations, and the community  

  • Identify, design, implement and support social and educational projects that encourage the development of young children and that involve family, community, and governmental entities. 

  • Explain technology’s influence in preschool education 

  • Use methods of research and evaluation in the field of preschool education. 

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Master of Science in Fashion Management 

Upon completion of the Master of Science in Fashion Management at Jose maria Vargas University, students will be able to: 

  • Use concepts from multiple functional areas as management, finance marketing to function as managers and executives professionals in the global fashion business. 

  • Apply law, ethics, and corporate social responsibility to business decision-making. 

  • Apply the communication theory and use effective communication in both written and oral forms.  

  • Identify the milestones of fashion design and apply management strategies to gain and sustain a competitive advantage in fashion business. 

  • Analyze the marketing environment of fashion including the social, economic, legal, cultural, and political environments influencing the industry and market segmentation to develop research projects.  

Master of Business Administration in Finance 

Upon completion of the Master of Business Administration in Finance at Jose maria Vargas University, students will be able to: 

  • Use concepts from multiple functional areas as finance, economics, management, marketing to undertake the various financial management functions in different organizations. 

  • Practice interpersonal communication skills and use effective financial communication in both written and oral forms to organize, write and present a financial report. 

  • Analyze and evaluate the financial results of companies. 

  • Recognize and apply various financial theories. 

  • Apply the legal, ethical, moral, and corporate social responsibility values. 

  1. Integrate the multicultural perspective in decision making.