Overall Rating Silver
Overall Score 49.34
Liaison John Stolz
Submission Date March 5, 2021

STARS v2.2

Duquesne University
AC-2: Learning Outcomes

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 2.02 / 8.00 Mary Kate Ranii
Program Administrator
Center for Environmental Research & Education (CERE)
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Has the institution adopted one or more sustainability learning outcomes that apply to the entire student body or, at minimum, to the institution's predominant student body?:
No

Which of the following best describes the sustainability learning outcomes?:
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A list of the institution level sustainability learning outcomes:
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Total number of graduates from degree programs:
2,611

Number of graduates from degree programs that require an understanding of the concept of sustainability:
660

A brief description of how the figure above was determined:

All of the degree programs were analyzed to see which of them included a course relating to sustainability. Then the number of FY2020 graduates from each of those programs were summed together.


A list of degree programs that require an understanding of the concept of sustainability:

All undergraduates students in the Bayer School of Natural and Environmental Science are required to take ENGL 302W: Scientific Writing. All undergraduate students in the Nursing School are required to take BIOL 101: Introduction to Life’s Processes. In the School of Education, undergraduate students in the PK-4, 4-8, and Secondary Ed program are required to take UCOR 124: Earth Science. In the Rangos School of Health, undergraduate students in the Biomedical Engineering, Health Sciences, and/or Health Management Systems are required to take either BIOL 101: Introduction to Life’s Processes or BIOL 112: Diversity, Ecology, Evolution. In the Palumbo School of Business, undergraduate students in the Management program are required to take MGMT 460: Strategic Human Resources. In the MacAnulty School of Liberal Arts undergraduate students in the African Studies program are required to take AFST 125: Astronomy, undergraduate students in the Psychology Program are required to take PSYC 480: Psycology and Community Engagement, undergraduate students in the Professional and Public Advocacy program are required to take COMM 307: Public Advocacy, and undergraduate students in the Social Justice and Policy program are required to take SOCI 106: Social Problems and Social Policy

All graduate and professional certificate students in the Environmental Science and Management program are required to take ENVI 670: Environmental Biology. All graduate students in the Sustainable Business Practices Masters of Business Administration are required to take MGMT 712: Sustainable Business Practices. All graduate students in the Professional Masters of Business Administration are required to take MGMT 738: Global Business.


Documentation supporting the figure reported above (upload):
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Do the figures reported above cover one, two, or three academic years?:
One

Percentage of students who graduate from programs that require an understanding of the concept of sustainability:
25.28

Website URL where information about the sustainability learning outcomes is available:
Additional documentation to support the submission:
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