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Career Opportunities in Environmental Science

Many career possibilities are available in the environmental science/studies field due to an increasing demand for professionals with environmental science backgrounds. Government agencies and industries have developed jobs to deal with environmental challenges, and the recognition of new challenges will likely generate further employment opportunities.

Graduates of this program can become leaders in a variety of professional positions, including:

  • Environmental Administrator
  • Environmental Compliance Officer
  • Environmental Consultant
  • Environmental Field Scientist
  • Environmental Health Specialists I - III
  • Environmental Manager
  • Environmental Scientist
  • Geospatial Specialist
  • NEPA/EIA Specialist
  • Park Naturalist
  • Resource Conservation Coordinator
  • Sustainability Specialist
  • Water Resource Coordinator GIS Specialist
  • Wetland Scientist (entry level)
  • Wildlife Biologist Environmental Protection Specialist I - III

Click here for additional career information provided by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

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