经济学、可持续性和社会

项目的特性

Future growth in almost any sector is impossible without sustainable practices. Students in Xavier's 经济学、可持续性和社会 (ECOS) program learn to mobilize public opinion, underst和 government policies 和 strategize solutions that promote 和 enable sustainable economies 和 organizations. 结果是成功的毕业生, 几乎100%的ECOS学生都在工作, in grad school or volunteering within 6 months of graduation.

课程

The sample course sequence below illustrates class offerings for the 经济学、可持续性和社会 major. 咨询官方 泽维尔大学课程目录 详细的注册和咨询信息.

秋天

  • 经济学200:微观经济学(Soc. 科学加热器.) ............ 3cr.
  • Core 100: First-Year Seminar: environmental topic preferred ............ 3cr.
  • Historical Perspective: environmental topic preferred ............ 3cr.
  • 英语101或115:英语写作或修辞 ............ 3cr.
  • 外语我 ............ 3cr.
  • 核心101:新生经验 ............ 0cr.

春天

  • ECON 201:宏观经济学(ECOS推荐使用) ............ 3cr.
  • THEO 111: Ignatian Imagination ............ 3cr.
  • Scientific Perspectives: BIOL 120 Life: Ecology 和 People (2), w/Lab(1)-或其他BIOL w/Lab优先 ............ 3cr.
  • MATH 140 or 150: Elements of Calculus or MATH 170 (Mathematical Perspectives) ............ 3cr.
  • 第二外语 ............ 3cr.
  • 核心102:新生经验 ............ 0cr.

秋天

  • 经济320:环境,自然资源 & 生态经济学 ............ 3cr.
  • 文化研究 & 可持续性 ............ 3cr.
  • BIOL 250生态学(3) & 251 Lab(1)(自然选修优先) ............ 4cr.
  • 统计210:商业统计I ............ 3cr.
  • PHIL 100:伦理学作为哲学导论 ............ 3cr.

春天

  • ECOS选修课I——从批准的课程中选择* ............ 3cr.
  • MGMT 322:可持续管理 ............ 3cr.
  • STAT 211:商业统计II** ............ 3cr.
  • PHIL 200(哲学观点) ............ 3cr.
  • 一般选修课-实习或实习优先 ............ 3cr.

秋天

  • 经济会议341:发展中国家经济学 ............ 3cr.
  • 经济学305:微观经济学分析 ............ 3cr.
  • 经济学选修课II——从批准的课程中选择* ............ 3cr.
  • 通选或辅修 ............ 3cr.
  • Humanities Elective: environmental or justice topic preferred ............ 3cr.

春天

  • 经济学421:环境、经济学 & 政策 ............ 3cr.
  • 可持续经济发展 ............ 3cr.
  • 英语205:文学 & Moral Imagination: environmental or justice topic preferred ............ 3cr.
  • 通选或辅修 ............ 3cr.
  • 一般选修课:实习或实习优先 ............ 3cr.

秋天

  • SUST 495 Capstone Elective: Experiential Integrative Project ............ 2cr.
  • ECOS选修III -从批准的课程*中选择 ............ 3cr.
  • Theological Perspectives: environmental or justice topic preferred ............ 3cr.
  • 创造性的选择性 ............ 3cr.
  • 一般选修课或辅修课 ............ 3cr.

春天

  • sust495顶石:经验综合项目 ............ 1cr.
  • Environmental 政策 Seminar -- 345/POSC 344 or other approved course ............ 3cr.
  • 一般选修课-实习或实习优先 ............ 3cr.
  • 通选或辅修 ............ 3cr.

样本的课程

Xavier is known for providing an education that’s both challenging 和 personal. Here are some courses that are part of the 经济学、可持续性和社会 major at Xavier:

自然资源经济学(经济学320)- Economic analysis of managing the environment 和 allocating natural resources. Historical roots 和 ethical consequences of existing problems 和 policies are explored.

经济学、环境 & 政策(经济421)- Analysis of concepts 和 models concerning economics 和 the environment, 应用于政策问题. Project work focuses on particular natural resources or ecosystem services.

文化研究 & 可持续发展(SUST 301) - 借鉴社会学, 文学批评, 历史, 和后殖民主义研究, students will examine the relation between sustainability 和 theories of culture as a site of resistance 和 negotiation where different groups compete for recognition, 表示, 和权力. Students will consider sustainability as a cultural construction, 和 compare different cultural processes 和 practices surrounding the notion of sustainability.

生态学(生物250)- The relationships between organisms 和 their living 和 non-living environments.

俱乐部

泽维尔学生可持续发展

Students in this club actively promote environmental initiatives on Xavier's campus 和 in the surrounding communities. Projects include campus composting, recycling 和 可持续性 Day.

经济学专业的学生俱乐部

Xavier students in the 经济学专业的学生俱乐部 learn about employment opportunities, take trips to area firms 和 host speakers while making a positive difference in the community. They also cultivate opportunities to meet 和 network with business leaders in 辛辛那提, 哪些可以带来就业机会.

所有Xavier俱乐部

结果

97% 泽维尔艺术学院的学生 & 科学, 包括可持续性, 经济和社会, 工作, volunteering or in graduate school within six months of graduating.

工作: 可持续性协调员, 可持续性管理, 经济学家, 环境分析, 调查研究人员

顶级公司: 门罗县环境卫生部, 城市的仆人队, 十字路口健康中心, 印第安纳波利斯动物园, 美国童子军

探索泽维尔校友成果

人人为我

Xavier is ranked #1 for its excellent academic reputation among top competitors in the region. 学生能从教育中得到最大的收获, from rigorous classroom studies to experiential learning in the real world.

参与领导

Students learn from talented faculty 和 professionals in the field who underst和 that care for the whole planet (economically, environmentally 和 spiritually) is essential for its survival.


与ECOS顾问委员会会面

出国留学

The challenges of sustainability vary from place to place, so it’s essential to engage with new cultures 和 places. ECOS students study abroad in Sweden, Peru, Italy 和 Namibia 和 more.


ECOS海外学习项目

研究的机会

在老师的帮助下, students complete high-level research projects of their choosing 和 present findings as part of a senior capstone course. Students also regularly participate in experiential learning in the classroom.


经济学、可持续性和社会 Major at 泽维尔大学

经济学, 可持续性, 和 Society program focuses on balancing the dem和s of the present without compromising future needs all within the context of our increasingly complex, 相互关联的全球经济. Students acquire a comprehensive underst和ing of sustainable economies, 包括自然资源的研究, 加上生态环境问题. Students also gain an underst和ing of social justice questions related to the distribution of economic products 和 resources. ECOS计划包括实地考察, practicums 和 internships all culminating in an integrative capstone with h和s-on projects.

泽维尔大学 文理学院 challenges students to develop an integrated underst和ing of humanity, 世界, 和 God by pursuing the questions raised in Xavier's core 和 departmental curricula. The 文理学院 is the oldest 和 largest college at 泽维尔大学. The college provides an excellent liberal arts education in the Jesuit tradition that prepares students for careers, 专业或研究生院, 以及在全球社会中的生活.

泽维尔大学 is a private university located in 辛辛那提, 俄亥俄州, providing a liberal arts education in the Jesuit Catholic tradition. Founded in 1831, the University is the sixth-oldest Catholic university in the nation. It has been ranked among the top 10 master's-level universities in the Midwest by U.S. 新闻 & 过去二十年的世界报告. The Princeton Review names it one of the "Best 385 Colleges in America."