|Submission Date||June 30, 2017|
Tennessee Technological University
AC-2: Learning Outcomes
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Facilities:Office of Sustainability
Total number of graduates from degree programs (i.e. majors, minors, concentrations, certificates, and other academic designations):
Number of students that graduate from programs that have adopted at least one sustainability learning outcome:
Percentage of students who graduate from programs that have adopted at least one sustainability learning outcome:
Do the figures reported above cover one, two, or three academic years?:
Does the institution specify sustainability learning outcomes at the institution level (e.g. covering all students)?:
Does the institution specify sustainability learning outcomes at the division level (e.g. covering particular schools or colleges within the institution)?:
A list or brief description of the institution level or division level sustainability learning outcomes:
Does the institution specify sustainability learning outcomes at the program level (i.e. majors, minors, concentrations, degrees, diplomas, certificates, and other academic designations)?:
A list or brief description of the program level sustainability learning outcomes (or a list of sustainability-focused programs):
Bachelor of Science | Environmental & Sustainability Studies (ESS)
Concentrations: Environmental Science | Environmental Technology | Society, Culture & Communication
ESS Program Goals:
1.) to prepare students to analyze and propose sustainable solutions for complex, real-world environmental problems;
2.) to understand and integrate ideas from the ecological, social, and physical sciences with technological solutions;
3.) to be life-long learners;
4.) to lead socially responsible lives that sustain the Earth's fragile environment.
Professional Science Master's Degree: Environmental Informatics (PSM-EI)
- focuses on analytical and computer-based methods in the study and management of natural resources and the environment.
The degree provides a business background and concepts that are applicable across fields as diverse as sociology, public policy analysis, business, sustainable systems, and terrestrial/aquatic ecosystem management.
Environmental Sciences Ph.D. Program
Student Learning Outcome 1: EVS Ph.D. students will demonstrate a knowledge of the
interdisciplinary nature of environmental science such that they are aware of a wide range of environmental concerns beyond the boundaries of a specific discipline.
Do course level sustainability learning outcomes contribute to the figure reported above (i.e. in the absence of program, division, or institution level learning outcomes)?:
A list or brief description of the course level sustainability learning outcomes and the programs for which the courses are required:
The website URL where information about the programs or initiatives is available:
Additional documentation to support the submission: