Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 54.08
Liaison Andrew McMahan
Submission Date June 24, 2015
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Central Carolina Community College
AC-5: Immersive Experience

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 2.00 / 2.00 Robin Kohanowhich
Lead Instructor, Sustainable Agriculture
Sustainable Agriculture
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Does the institution offer at least one immersive, sustainability-focused educational study program that meets the criteria for this credit?:

A brief description of the sustainability-focused immersive program(s) offered by the institution:

Sustainable Agriculture immersion:

Students have several opportunities for real-life/ real-time experiences in sustainable agriculture. Students satisfying the requirements for an AAS degree will have completed 160 hours of a farm or farm-related internship. All sustainable agriculture students have the opportunity to work at the student farm, where organic crop production methods are employed year-round, with the students providing labor and making decisions regarding quality control, harvest management and customer service.

The website URL where information about the immersive program(s) is available:

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