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The Sustainability Tracking, Assessment & Rating System™ (STARS) is a transparent, self-reporting framework for colleges and universities to measure their sustainability performance.

Overall Rating Gold
Overall Score 66.20
Liaison Meghan Chapple
Submission Date May 14, 2014
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George Washington University
ER-11: Graduate Program in Sustainability

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 4.00 / 4.00 Lisa Benton-Short
Director of the Sustainability Academic Program
Department of Geography
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Does the institution offer a graduate degree program that meets the criteria for this credit?:
Yes

The name of the sustainability-focused, graduate-level degree program (1st program):
Masters of Professional Studies in Sustainable Urban Planning

The website URL for the program (1st program) :
The name of the sustainability-focused, graduate-level degree program (2nd program):
Masters of Arts in International Development Studies

The website URL for the program (2nd program):
The name of the sustainability-focused, graduate-level degree program (3rd program):
Masters of Arts in Environmental Resource Policy

The website URL for the program (3rd program):
The name and website URLs of all other sustainability-focused, graduate-level degree program(s):

Milken Institute School of Public Health
MPH - Environmental Health Science and Policy
MPH - Health Policy
MPH - Global Environmental Health
DrPH of Environmental and Occupational Health
http://publichealth.gwu.edu/academics/graduate-academic-programs

School of Law
L.L.M. in Environmental Law
L.L.M in Energy and Environmental Law
L.L.M in International Environmental Law
http://www.law.gwu.edu/Admissions/LLM/Pages/programs.aspx

School of Engineering and Applied Science
M.S. in Civil Engineering with Environmental Engineering focus
M.S. in Civil Engineering with Water Resources Engineering focus
M.S. in Engineering Management
Degree of Applied Scientist
Degree of Engineer
Ph.D. in Engineering Management
Ph.D. in Civil Engineering with Environmental Engineering focus
Ph.D. in in Civil Engineering with Water Resources Engineering focus
http://www.seas.gwu.edu/graduate-degree-programs

College of Professional Studies
Graduate Certificate in Sustainable Landscapes
Graduate Certificate in Climate Change Management and Policy
Graduate Certificate in Urban Sustainability
Master of Professional Studies in Sustainable Urban Planning
http://cps.gwu.edu/academic-programs


In addition to this, GW offers the following sustainability-related, graduate level degrees programs:

1. M.S. in Chemistry
2. M.S. in Economics
3. M.A. in Geography
4. M.A. in Hominid Paleobiology
5. M.F.A. in Interior Design
6. Ph.D. in Economics
7. Ph.D. in Geography
8. Ph.D. in Hominid Paleobiology
9. Ph.D. in Chemistry
10. Ph.D. in Systematics and Evolution
11. Certificate Program in Responsible Management
12. M.T.A with a concentration in Sustainable Tourism Destination Management
13. M.B.A. with a concentration in Environmental Policy and Management
14. M.B.A. with a concentration in Sustainability and Corporate Responsibility
15. Ph.D. in Business Administration with concentrations in Strategic Management and Public Policy, OR Tourism and Hospitality Management
16. M.P.H. with a concentration in Environmental and Occupational Health
17. Graduate Certificate in Energy Engineering and Management
18. Graduate Certificate in Environmental Engineering
19. Graduate Certificate in Geo-environmental Engineering
20. Dr.S. in Engineering Management with a concentration in Environmental and Energy Management

A full list of sustainability-related academic programs can be found at https://sustainability.gwu.edu/sustainability-related-graduate-offerings

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