Overall Rating Gold
Overall Score 76.02
Liaison Rochelle Owen
Submission Date July 21, 2021

STARS v2.2

Dalhousie University
AC-4: Graduate Program

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 3.00 / 3.00 Avalon Diggle
Ms.
Office of Sustainability
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Does the institution offer at least one sustainability-focused major, degree program, or the equivalent for graduate students?:
Yes

Name of the sustainability-focused graduate-level degree program:
Master of Resource and Environmental Management (MREM)

A brief description of the graduate-level degree program:

The master's program is designed to help graduate students create innovative solutions to resource and environmental issues. The curriculum includes coursework, an internship, and a report project to equip students for working in environmental management.


Website URL for the graduate-level degree program:
Name of the sustainability-focused, graduate-level degree program (2nd program):
Masters of Environmental Studies (MES)

A brief description of the graduate degree program (2nd program):

MES students graduate from an interdisciplinary teaching and research program emphasizing rigorous inquiry and ethical practice as the foundation of responsible environmental and resource management. Students in this program produce a thesis based on a sustainability topic of choice.


Website URL for the graduate degree program (2nd program):
Name of the sustainability-focused, graduate-level degree program (3rd program):
Master of Environmental Engineering

A brief description of the graduate degree program (3rd program):

Graduate education in Environmental Engineering provides a strong foundation in science and engineering principles that are applied to sustainable resource utilization and environmental protection. Areas of study include energy and the environment, soil and water quality management, waste management and remediation, pollution control, and environmental assessment.


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Does the institution offer one or more graduate-level sustainability-focused minors, concentrations or certificates?:
Yes

Name of the graduate-level sustainability-focused minor, concentration or certificate:
RBC Sustainability Leadership Certificate Program

A brief description of the graduate minor, concentration or certificate:

The RBC Sustainability Leadership Certificate (SLC) offers students the opportunity to:

- Learn practical skills and tools to lead and inspire change
- Practice participatory facilitation, group leadership, systems thinking and project prototyping
- Turn ideas into action by designing and implementing social change projects that meet real needs
- Build a network of collaborators and learn from community leaders in sustainability
- Bridge theory and practice in addressing social, environmental and economic sustainability challenges


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