Overall Rating Gold - expired
Overall Score 68.43
Liaison Jim Simon
Submission Date Sept. 23, 2020

STARS v2.2

Gonzaga University
AC-2: Learning Outcomes

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 2.68 / 8.00 Deena Gonzalez
Provost & Senior Vice President
Office of the Provost
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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?:

Which of the following best describes the sustainability learning outcomes?:

A list of the institution level sustainability learning outcomes:

In 2020, the institution approved and released the Gonzaga University Baccalaureate Goals. The following goals have been determined to be sustainability-supporting:

-Integrating: connecting learning within and across disciplines and experiences.
-Problem Solving: individually and in collaboration with others.
-Civic/Cultural Engagement
-A commitment to a just society and world and the courage to act justly

Total number of graduates from degree programs:

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

A brief description of how the figure above was determined:

The figure was determined by looking at programs that had been identified as sustainability-focused in credits AC-3 and AC-4, identified as requiring a sustainability-focused course in AC-1 for program completion, and/or had their own sustainability-focused or sustainability-related learning goal developed by the program.

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

Undergraduate Programs:
-Biology, Minor, Required Class
-Civil Engineering, Major, Learning Outcome/Required Class
-Communication Studies, Major, Learning Outcome
-Computer Engineering, Major, Learning Outcome
-Electrical Engineering, Major, Learning Outcome
-Engineering Management, Major, Learning Outcome
-Environmental Studies, Major/Minor, Sus. Program/Learning Outcome/Required Class
-Religious Studies, Major/Minor, Learning Outcome
-Solidarity & Social Justice, Minor, Sus. Program/Required Class
-Sustainable Business, Minor, Sus. Program/Required Class

-J.D. Certificate in Civil & Human Rights, Sustainability Program
-Transmission & Distribution, M.Eng, Sus. Program/Learning Outcome.

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

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

Website URL where information about the sustainability learning outcomes is available:
Additional documentation to support the submission:
Data source(s) and notes about the submission:

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