Santa Clara's three interdisciplinary Centers of Distinction are an expression of our Jesuit values, encouraging excellence with consideration for the good of humanity. Together with our other centers of academic outreach, they create points of interaction, within the University and between the University and the community, to share our values and talents with society.
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Published by the Ignatian Center for Jesuit Education, the Fall 2011 issue of explore includes reflections from participants at the 2010 international conference on “Networking Jesuit Higher Education: Shaping the Future for a Humane, Just, Sustainable Globe.” Particular attention is given to the “globalization of superficiality" and the challenge of Jesuit Higher Education. Continue reading.
- The mission of the Center for Science, Technology, and Society is to accelerate global, innovation-based entrepreneurship in service to humanity. Visit the site »
- This Center of Distinction brings together SCU's most characteristically Jesuit programs to extend our core values to the entire campus. Visit the site »
- This Center of Distinction was established to integrate practical and theoretical approaches to ethical decision-making at SCU and in the larger community. Visit the site »
- Santa Clara recognizes that learning is life long and adults bring particular interests and experiences to the University. This next generation of learners will be encouraged to explore who they are and what they want to become at this juncture in their lives, through intellectually challenging, psychologically, and spiritually engaging offerings. Visit the site »
Continuing EducationLearning is about more than degrees; we offer learning opportunities on campus for all interests and ages.
Business & Professional DevelopmentSanta Clara has a positive influence on Silicon Valley by supporting innovation and education in business and corporate environments.
Law & Legal OutreachAs a service to both public interest and social justice, our legal scholars and students provide counsel and representation for those in need.
Technology, Science & Engineering CentersWe support and envision a world where scientific advances are put to use serving others and improving quality of life globally.