Overall Rating Silver
Overall Score 48.46
Liaison Jaclynn Maahs
Submission Date Dec. 16, 2020

STARS v2.2

Concordia College - Moorhead
AC-3: Undergraduate Program

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 3.00 / 3.00 Samantha Westrate
Sustainability Coordinator
Academic Affairs
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Does the institution offer at least one ​sustainability-focused​ major, degree, or certificate program for undergraduate students?:
Yes

Name of the sustainability-focused undergraduate degree program:
Environmental and Sustainability Studies Major (Concentrations in Natural Science, Environmental Policy, Sustainability Studies, Environmental Humanities, or Contract)

A brief description of the undergraduate degree program:

The environmental and sustainability studies program equips students with an interdisciplinary framework for analyzing, assessing and responsibly engaging contemporary environmental issues and problems affecting earth systems and human societies across the world. Responding to the call to take care of creation, the program develops students who are ecologically literate citizens of the globe, able to understand and conduct science, to develop policy and to provide moral leadership based on an in-depth understanding of the complexity of contemporary environmental issues and concerns.


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Does the institution offer one or more sustainability-focused minors or concentrations for undergraduate students?:
Yes

Name of the sustainability-focused undergraduate minor or concentration:
Environmental and Sustainability Studies minor

A brief description of the undergraduate minor or concentration:

The environmental and sustainability studies program equips students with an interdisciplinary framework for analyzing, assessing and responsibly engaging contemporary environmental issues and problems affecting earth systems and human societies across the world. Responding to the call to take care of creation, the program develops students who are ecologically literate citizens of the globe, able to understand and conduct science, to develop policy and to provide moral leadership based on an in-depth understanding of the complexity of contemporary environmental issues and concerns.


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Name of the sustainability-focused undergraduate minor or concentration (2nd program):
Global Studies major with concentration in Global Environmental Studies

A brief description of the undergraduate minor or concentration (2nd program):

This concentration is for students who are interested in gaining the expertise necessary for engaging with the ecological and environmental issues facing humanity. Environmental problems and their solutions are explored from a distinctly global perspective.


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Name of the sustainability-focused undergraduate minor or concentration (3rd program):
Major in Global Studies with Global Systems and Processes Concentration

A brief description of the undergraduate minor or concentration (3rd program):

Students pursuing this concentration will explore the contemporary institutions,
assumptions, norms and practices that transcend individual states and civilizations and shape the interactions – social, political, economic and religious – of the peoples and states of the world. Students will not only explore the evolution of these various arrangements (including institutions such as the United Nations and the World Trade Organization), they will also be encouraged to think about the implications of current trends and developments for the future of these
arrangements.


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