Overall Rating Gold
Overall Score 69.61
Liaison Tina Woolston
Submission Date Nov. 2, 2022

STARS v2.2

Tufts University
AC-2: Learning Outcomes

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 1.69 / 8.00 Shoshana Dodge
Education & Outreach Program Administrator
Office of Sustainability
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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:

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:

Learning Objectives were found for all programs/departments in the School of Arts and Sciences: https://tufts.app.box.com/v/as-learning-objectives

For all other programs, we went to their websites to find sustainability-focused learning outcomes or required courses.

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

387 undergraduate students total from the following departments within the School of Arts, Sciences, and Engineering:
Environmental Engineering - 5 students
Civil Engineering - 15
Biology - 152
Environmental Studies - 36
Geological Sciences - 2
Environmental Geology - 3
Science, Technology, and Society - 3
International Relations - 160
Peace and Justice Studies - 11

The Graduate School of Arts and Sciences:
MA/MA degrees in Urban and Environmental Policy and Planning - 25
MS/PhD degrees in Environmental and Civil Engineering - 20

The Friedman School of Nutrition and Policy:
Master of Arts in Agriculture, Food and Environment at the Friedman School of Certificate in Sustainable Agriculture and Food Systems - 8

Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine:
Master's in Conservation Medicine - 16

The Fletcher School concentrations in Environment and Sustainability: 250

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:

The selected Department and Programs listed here represent only those with published and accessible learning outcomes online.

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