Overall Rating Gold - expired
Overall Score 65.87
Liaison Lindsay Batchelor
Submission Date Jan. 5, 2016
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STARS v2.0

North Carolina State University
EN-8: Staff Professional Development

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 2.00 / 2.00 Tracy Dixon
Sustainability Director
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Does the institution make available training and/or other professional development opportunities in sustainability to all staff at least once per year?:

A brief description of the sustainability trainings and professional development opportunities available to staff :

The NC State Office of Professional Development (OPD) is a unit of the office of Continuing and Professional Education and is dedicated to the development of professional training courses. They offer a broad range of quality educational opportunities and a flexible, comfortable and affordable learning environment. OPD offers a variety of experiences to assist in the development of professionals and their work including conferences, seminars, and in-house/on-site training upon request.

NC State offers a Tuition Waiver Program to staff and faculty, through which .75 or greater FTE's may enroll in three courses per academic year at any of the UNC system campuses. Through this program, staff are able to take courses on any subject, including sustainability.

The percentage of staff that participated in training and/or other professional development opportunities in sustainability during the previous year:

The website URL where information about staff training opportunities in sustainability is available:

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