Overall Rating Gold
Overall Score 74.47
Liaison Gioia Thompson
Submission Date March 2, 2020

STARS v2.2

University of Vermont
AC-2: Learning Outcomes

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 8.00 / 8.00 Wendy Verrei-Berenback
Assistant Director
Center for Teaching and Learning
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Has the institution adopted one or more sustainability learning outcomes that apply to the entire student body or, at minimum, to the institution's predominant student body?:
Yes

Which of the following best describes the sustainability learning outcomes?:
Sustainability-focused

A list of the institution level sustainability learning outcomes:

Students can have an informed conversation about the multiple dimensions and complexity of sustainability. (knowledge category)
Students can evaluate sustainability using an evidence-based disciplinary approach and integrate economic, ecological, and social perspectives. (skills category)
Students think critically about sustainability across a diversity of cultural values and across multiple scales of relevance from local to global.(values category)
Students, as members of society, can recognize and assess how sustainability impacts their lives and how their actions impact sustainability. (personal domain)


Total number of graduates from degree programs:
2,953

Number of graduates from degree programs that require an understanding of the concept of sustainability:
740

A brief description of how the figure above was determined:

Degree programs identified by discussion with departments, reviewing websites and institutional knowledge. Number of graduates of those programs was determined through consulting with the Office of Institutional Research and their database: https://www.uvm.edu/oir/degrees-awarded


A list of degree programs that require an understanding of the concept of sustainability:
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Documentation supporting the figure reported above (upload):
Do the figures reported above cover one, two, or three academic years?:
One

Percentage of students who graduate from programs that require an understanding of the concept of sustainability:
25.06

Website URL where information about the sustainability learning outcomes is available:
Additional documentation to support the submission:
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This does not include minors, only majors and certificates.

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