Careers in Environmental Studies

What are CSB/SJU alums doing with this major?

What can I do with this major?

Intern Profiles:

  • Ben Carlson '13 (Environmental Studies), Nature Conservancy, MN
  • Nathan Geislinger '14 (Environmental Studies), Dept. of Natural Resources, Sauk Rapids, MN
  • Maddy Longley '16 (Environmental Studies), Communication Manager, Bakers' Acres, CSA (Community Supported Agriculture) Farm in Avon, MN
  • Jessey-Ariel Niyongabo '12 (Environmental Studies & Economics), Environment & Natural Resources Intern, MN
  • Maddie Norgaard '15 (Environmental Studies), Argonne National Laboratory, Department of Energy, Argonne, IL
  • Jake Pekarna '15 (Environmental Studies), Scott County Soil and Water Conservation District, MN
  • Madi Sundlof '15 (Environmental Studies), Green Team Intern, Kraus-Anderson Construction and Co. and USGBC

Alum Profiles:

  • Brandon Baker (Environmental Studies & Biology), Interpretive Naturalist, Eastman Nature Center
  • Sarah Calhoun '14 (Environmental Studies), Project Manager/Volunteer, Masinyusane Development Organizatoin, Port Elizabeth, South Africa
  • Tom Connelly '08 (Environmental Studies), Climbing Guide/Office Coordinator, Summit Experience, Beijing, China
  • Jenny (Stephenson) Dixon '04 (Biology & Environmental Studies), Environmental Protection Specialist, US EPA
  • Jordan Hoaglund '06 (Environmental Studies), Community Planner, National Park Service
  • Jason Hoffmann '08 (Biology & Environmental Studies), Estimator/Project Manager, Quam Construction Co. 
  • Molly Roske '08 (Environmental Studies), Executive Director, Fundacion Cordillera Tropical, Ecuador

To explore more of what CSB/SJU alums are doing with this major, visit the Career Resource Center and check out the Alum Career Network database. 

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Graduate Schools-Sustainability


Visit the CSB/SJU Career Resource Centers for further information about major selection and career exploration. Career specialists and student career assistants are available to assist you as you research personal interests, values, and skills.

CSB Career Resource Center
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SJU Resource Center
Mary Hall 25, SJU
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