Environment Studies

What Can I Do With a Major in Environmental Studies?

The environmental studies major provides a framework for students to examine how humans experience, Investigate, and interact with their natural environment. 

 Related Careers

  • Environmental Remediation/Compliance
  • Sustainability
  • Waste Management: Risk Assessment, Quality Control, Logistics, Compliance, Environmental Engineering, Public & Environmental Health, Industrial Hygiene
  • Soil  Conservation
  • Land Use Planning
  • Landfill Operation
  • Air/Water Quality Management: Watershed Management, Permitting, Sustainable Infrastructure Natural Resource Management, Park Preserve/Management, Land Acquisition, Building/Zoning, Transportation Management


  • Project Coordinator, Powerhouse ReGen, Portland, OR
  • Educational Intern, Montshire Museum of Science, Norwich, VT
  • Intern, Big Bend National Park, TX
  • Intern, Sierra Club
  • Communications Intern, Women’s Environment and Development Organization, New York, NY
  • Research Assistant, Maine Environmental and Occupational Health Program, Augusta, ME
  • Intern, Harvard School of Public Health, Cambridge, MA
  • Stewardship Intern, Boston Natural Areas Network Boston, MA
  • Environmental Strategy Intern, Office Depot, Inc.
  • Public Affairs Intern, EPA – Region I, Boston, MA