Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 51.98
Liaison Greg Farley
Submission Date Aug. 9, 2011
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George Mason University
ER-9: Sustainability Learning Outcomes

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.32 / 10.00 Dann Sklarew
Fellow of Sustainability Studies
Office of the Provost
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The number of graduates covered by the sustainability learning outcomes:

Total number of graduates :

A list of degree programs that have sustainability learning outcomes:

E1-BS-TEM: Tourism and Events Management, BS (51 graduates)
E1-BS-HFRR-POR: Parks and Outdoor Recreation concentration
in Health Fitness and Recreation Resources, BS (TBD)
LA-BA-EVSS: Environmental and Sustainability Studies, BA (0 (NEW))
LA-BA-GLOA: Global Affairs, BA (128)
VS-BS-CEIE: Civil and Infrastructure Engineering, BS (49)
LA-MAIS-EAS: Energy and Sustainability concentration in the Master of Arts in Interdisciplinary Studies (0 (NEW))
SC-MS-EVSP: Environmental Science and Policy, MS (18)
SC-PHD-EVPP: Environmental Science and Public Policy, PhD (7)

The website URL where the publicly available sustainability course inventory that includes a list of degree programs that have specified sustainability learning outcomes is available:
A copy of the sustainability course inventory :

A list or sample of the sustainability learning outcomes associated with the degree programs:

Number of graduates cover the period of calendar 2010 only. (spring and summer 2011 were not available at the time this data was entered.) Full descriptions of these academic programs can be found at catalog.gmu.edu by searching for "green leaf" academic programs.

Total graduates are as reported in Mason's 2010/11 Factbook for academic year 09/10 at: http://irr.gmu.edu/factbooks/index.html

A proposal is currently under consideration to add sustainability to learning outcomes for science in the undergraduate general education program. If passed, this would extend sustainability learning outcomes to all undergraduates (more than 50% of Mason's student body.)

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