Overall Rating Silver
Overall Score 56.23
Liaison Jim Walker
Submission Date June 14, 2018
Executive Letter Download

STARS v2.1

University of Texas at Austin
EN-12: Continuing Education

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 2.00 / 5.00 Jim Walker
Director of Sustainability, Financial, and Administrative Services
University Operations
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Does the institution offer continuing education courses that address sustainability?:

Total number of continuing education courses offered:

Number of continuing education courses offered that address sustainability:

Percentage of continuing education courses that address sustainability:

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:

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

Does the institution have at least one sustainability-themed certificate program through its continuing education or extension department?:

A brief description of the certificate program(s), including the year the program was created:

UT Austin offers the Native Plant Gardening Certificate Series partner program 3x year. Native Plants of Central Texas, the elective, was offered once. Native Plants of Central Texas for Teachers, Learning Native Plants of Texas, and Summer Care for Native Plants were also electives, offered once.

The Pollinator Gardening Certificate Series has been offered once. This program consisted of Native Plants for a Pollinator Garden, Pollinator Garden Design, Types of Pollinators, and Conservation Efforts for Pollinators.

Most classes can be taken individually, without pursuing the certificate.

Native Plant Gardening Certificate Program
Pollinator Gardening Certificate
Environmental Law Specialist Certificate Program
Real Estate Certificate Program - Environmental Issues in Your Real Estate Practice
Backyard Chicken Keeping

The website URL where information about the programs or initiatives is available:
Additional documentation to support the submission:

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