Overall Rating Reporter - expired
Overall Score
Liaison Maria Ayala
Submission Date Dec. 25, 2013
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STARS v1.2

Universidad San Francisco de Quito
PAE-21: Sustainability in Continuing Education

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete Reporter Diego Gabela
Head of Admissions
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Does the institution offer continuing education courses that are focused on or related to sustainability?:

Number of sustainability continuing education courses offered :

Total number of continuing education courses offered:

Does the institution have a sustainability-related certificate program through its continuing education or extension department?:

A brief description of the certificate program:

Year the certificate program was created:

The website URL where information about sustainability in continuing education courses is available :

USFQ is currently involved in community education programs. Such courses train community members in sustainability topics and help build knowledge about the subject for free and open to the public. We do not have certificate courses under sustainability criteria therefore part 2 will not be completed. We assumed that programs that fell into this category had to do with improving people’s life through health, maintaining small community identity and sustainable development, energy and water, biodiversity or conservation planning and programs. We left out 5 programs that are strictly related to biology because there was no evidence of sustainability criteria. Additionally there is a lack of information regarding if any of the other programs might have covered sustainable topics but these were not mentioned in the program content.

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