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Liaison Ryan McEnany
Submission Date March 6, 2020

STARS v2.2

Pace University
AC-3: Undergraduate Program

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Complete Reporter Ryan McEnany
Director Energy & Resiliency
Facilities & Capital Projects
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Does the institution offer at least one ​sustainability-focused​ major, degree, or certificate program for undergraduate students?:
Yes

Name of the sustainability-focused undergraduate degree program:
Environmental Studies, BA

A brief description of the undergraduate degree program:

The Environmental Studies program critically analyzes key issues such as sustainability, pollution, poverty, biodiversity, and resource use, with the goal of equipping you with the knowledge and skills needed to help find solutions with a strong values orientation. Our interdisciplinary approach provides the educational vehicle to thoroughly examine issues from a variety of perspectives – economic, ethical, political, historical, and scientific.


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Name of the sustainability-focused, undergraduate degree program (2nd program):
Environmental Science, BS

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

The Environmental Science program provides students with an interdisciplinary degree within the context of a liberal arts education. The curriculum trains students to be active scientists in the field, gaining skills and professional experience. Many of our students go on to advanced environmental degree programs at Pace or at other renowned institutions or to careers in environmental science.


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The name and website URLs of all other sustainability-focused, undergraduate degree program(s):
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Does the institution offer one or more sustainability-focused minors or concentrations for undergraduate students?:
Yes

Name of the sustainability-focused undergraduate minor or concentration:
Environmental Studies Minor

A brief description of the undergraduate minor or concentration:

The environmental studies minor is an interdisciplinary concentration that encourages students to design their own course of study from a wide variety of subject areas that complement their major.


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Name of the sustainability-focused undergraduate minor or concentration (2nd program):
Ecology Minor

A brief description of the undergraduate minor or concentration (2nd program):

Through foundational biology courses (BIO101 and BIO102), students demonstrate the scientific method by designing experiments, analyzing data, and evaluating and interpreting results.


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Name of the sustainability-focused undergraduate minor or concentration (3rd program):
Sustainability Minor

A brief description of the undergraduate minor or concentration (3rd program):

This is a 12-credit minor in Sustainability, focusing on urban areas and industrial issues such as urban ecology, transport, energy, economic development and technological innovation. Explore the policies and projects that help us achieve a more sustainable world.


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