Overall Rating Gold - expired
Overall Score 70.52
Liaison Ruairi O'Mahony
Submission Date Aug. 10, 2016
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STARS v2.1

University of Massachusetts Lowell
EN-12: Continuing Education

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 1.58 / 5.00 Carl Shreder
Senior Safety Specialist
Environmental Health and Safety
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Does the institution offer continuing education courses that address sustainability?:
Yes

Total number of continuing education courses offered:
38

Number of continuing education courses offered that address sustainability:
2

Percentage of continuing education courses that address sustainability:
5.26

A copy of the list and brief description of the continuing education courses that address sustainability:
A list and brief description of the continuing education courses that address sustainability:

00.754-011 Plastics and Sustainability: Introduction to Plastics, Elastomers and Additives from Renewable Resources
00.761-011 Recyclability of Plastic Products 

UMass Lowell is renowned as a center of excellence in plastics engineering. The university offers an extremely successful continuing education program. The two course outlined focus specifically on sustainability in relation to plastics production.


Do the figures reported above cover one, two, or three academic years?:
One

Does the institution have at least one sustainability-themed certificate program through its continuing education or extension department?:
No

A brief description of the certificate program(s), including the year the program was created:
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The website URL where information about the programs or initiatives is available:
Additional documentation to support the submission:
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