Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 51.19
Liaison Jim Walker
Submission Date Jan. 31, 2011
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University of Texas at Austin
ER-8: Sustainability Courses by Department

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 3.06 / 7.00 Jim Walker
Director of Sustainability, Financial, and Administrative Services
University Operations
"---" indicates that no data was submitted for this field

The number of departments that offer at least one sustainability-related or -focused course :

The total number of departments that offer courses:

A list of departments that offer sustainability courses:

1. Marine Science (MNS)
2. Architecture (ARC)
3. Geography and the Environment (GRG)
4. Civil, Architectural, and Environmental Engineering (CE)
5. Geological Sciences (GEO)
6. Community & Regional Planning (CRP)
7. Landscape Architecture (LAR)
8. Center for Women's and Gender Studies (WGS)
9. Sociology (SOC)
10. Public Affairs (PA)
11. Undergraduate Studies (UGS)
12. Integrative Biology (BIO)
13. Marketing (MKT)
14. Law (LAW)
15. Social Work (SW)
16. Mechanical Engineering (ME)
17. Management (MN)
18. Middle Eastern Studies (MES)
19. Anthropology (ANT)
20. Human Ecology (NTR)
21. Energy & Earth Resources (EER)
22. Chemical Engineering (CHE)
23. Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics (ASE)
24. Electrical and Computer Engineering (EE)
25. Nursing (N)
26. Petroleum and Geosystems Engineering (PGE)
27. Finance (FIN)
28. Information, Risk, and Operations Management
29. Chemistry and Biochemistry (CHEM)
30. Economics (ECO)
31. Latin American Studies (LAS)
32. Public Relations (PR)
33. Philosophy (PHL)
34. History (HIS)
35. Physics (PHY)
36. American Studies (AMS)
37. Germanic Studies (GER)

The website URL where the publicly available sustainability course inventory that includes a list of departments that offer sustainability courses is available:
A copy of the sustainability course inventory :

Departments with courses documented in the Sustainability Directory were included in this count. No other method was used to count departments.

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