Overall Rating Silver
Overall Score 46.15
Liaison Jessica Bilecki
Submission Date March 4, 2021

STARS v2.2

University of the Pacific
AC-4: Graduate Program

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 3.00 / 3.00 Jessica Bilecki
Sustainability Director
Sustainability
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Does the institution offer at least one sustainability-focused major, degree program, or the equivalent for graduate students?:
Yes

Name of the sustainability-focused graduate-level degree program:
LLM in Water and Environmental Law

A brief description of the graduate-level degree program:

The Program in Water and Environmental Law combines learning about natural resources science, technology and economics, with strong legal coursework and hands-on training. It offers a U.S. Law Track and an International Track.


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Does the institution offer one or more graduate-level sustainability-focused minors, concentrations or certificates?:
Yes

Name of the graduate-level sustainability-focused minor, concentration or certificate:
Master Of Science In Law, concentration in Water & Environmental Law

A brief description of the graduate minor, concentration or certificate:

Pacific's MSL program is designed for professionals working in water and natural resources fields. It provides students with a comprehensive understanding of legal issues in and around water and the environment while helping them build a professional network.
Recognizing that water and environmental issues are both top societal concerns and are critical in policy development and government regulation across the state, nation and world, the program arms today’s environmental professionals with cutting-edge approaches to manage these diverse issues for businesses and developers, agricultural enterprises, non-profit organizations, local and state governments, and policy makers at every level.


Website URL for the graduate minor, concentration or certificate:
Name of the graduate-level sustainability-focused minor, concentration or certificate (2nd program):
JD, Environmental Law Certificate of Concentration

A brief description of the graduate minor, concentration or certificate (2nd program):

Water and Environmental law lies at the intersection of environmental responsibility and society's use of and impact on the natural world. Local, national and international laws govern myriad aspects of environmental law and vary from an extremely specific to a very broad focus. The Water and Environmental Certificate of Concentration provides McGeorge students with an opportunity to deeply explore the body of knowledge necessary to pursue a career working in environmental issues or in environmental law.


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