Overall Rating Gold
Overall Score 67.45
Liaison Benjamin Newton
Submission Date March 3, 2023

STARS v2.2

Central Community College
IN-27: Online Sustainability Course

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.00 / 0.50
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Has the institution offered a free, sustainability-focused course on the public internet in which students were enrolled within the previous three years?:

Title and a brief description of the institution’s free, online sustainability course:
Introduction to Sustainability- offered free to part-time employees and staff
This course covers the essential concepts of sustainability, including the history of United States Environmental Policy, Climate Change, Biogeochemical Cycles, Water Cycles, and Sustainable Infrastructure. The course also seeks to develop student abilities in interdisciplinary applied thinking. It is a foundation course for students planning to major in renewable energy, pre-professional programs in science and health, and other clean technology fields. Includes lab.

Website URL where information about the free, online sustainability course is available:
Number of individuals taking the institution’s free, online sustainability course in the most recent year offered:

Additional documentation to support the submission:
Data source(s) and notes about the submission:
Online Introduction to Sustainability course offered free through tuition reimbursement to part time student staff as well as full time Central Community College staff. However, does not qualify for this credit as a FREE MOOC course as there is tuition reimbursement and it is not free for all students.

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