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Environmental careers work towards protecting the environment, solving environmental problems, and having a positive environmental impact. Green jobs focus on conservation, alternative energy, and using technology and engineering to save...

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anna Nov 10 244 views

What careers can you go into with an Environmental Science degree?

Just interested, I wish to have opportunities to work with animals.

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Caitlin Jul 12, 2018 1947 views

What part of your job do you love the most?

I am an incoming freshman (Undeclared) with interests in Civil Engineering, Environmental Policy, Biostatistics, Data Science, Sociology, Public Health, Entrepreneurship, Product Design, Network Administration, and Financial Analyst & Planning. I am exploring different career possibilities...

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Ilana May 20, 2016 740 views

Do I need to get a PhD to do field research in the field of Environmental Biology or Animal Cognition?

I'm going into Ecology & Environmental Biology, and I'm wondering how much schooling I will have to do to do the work I want to, which right now resembles that of Jane Goodall. #biology #environmental #wildlife-biology #ecology #animal-work

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Joshua May 07, 2016 743 views

Is this a good plan of action for a major in environmental science?

I was told by a family friend that the best thing to do with an environmental major is to begin by working for the state government, and then after getting more experience, work for businesses doing such things as environmental impact tests. Is this good advice? #science #environmental...

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Jakob Sep 28 258 views

What are some colleges for Environmental Science and Engineering?

I'm currently looking into applying to college and I have found a few places that interest me but I would like to apply to a few more, so I was wondering if anyone had some recommendations for colleges with good Environmental Science and Engineering courses.

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Brittany Apr 06 249 views

Economics and an Ethical Career

Looking for a career and wondering what jobs there are combining, economics and an ethical future. Looking at Winthrop or a highly-rated online school for Economics and wondering what else to take? Finance seems practical and common. Definitely want a well paying job. But would be interested in...

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Miwa Feb 10 267 views

What opportunities are there for integrating environmental science with GIS?

I'm graduating in December of 2022 with a BA in Environmental Studies and a certification in ArcGIS from a GIS semester course, however, I really want to pursue some sort of career integrating GIS and natural disasters whether it's mapping them, studying flood plains, etc. I'm wondering if...

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Izabel Feb 10 259 views

My dream careers are centered around wildlife rehabilitation and conservation. However, I am not sure what the best majors and minors are for this field (environmental science, biology, wildlife conservation, etc.). Has anyone had this same experience? Can anyone who has these careers give me advice for what to major and minor in?

#biology #career #science #major #environmental #wildlife #conservation #job #minor

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Jemila Oct 24, 2019 425 views

Can you connect me with an environmental internship?

I am an environmental justice warrior! #environmental #environmental-engineering

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Hayden May 27, 2016 731 views

How is the field of Environmental Conservation looking?

I just want to be sure that my future job field has either a decent turnover rate or a large enough demand for jobs so that I can go straight to work after I get my degree. #career #money #career-path #salary #environmental #job-market #wildlife #financial-planning

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Samantha Dec 08, 2015 1306 views

Could someone have a career in a science field that is under the government, and what careers might these be?

I am a senior in high school, and I am interested in both a science related career as well as a government career. I am interested in both local and federal government, so a career under either would be fine. I am also interested in water resources, genetics, marine biology, and environmental...

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Olivia May 24, 2016 1597 views

What is the typical day of an environmental engineer like?

Hello! I'm Olivia. I just graduated from high school. I'm asking this because I am thinking about majoring in environmental engineering once college starts. I know that one of an an environmental engineer's main goals is to find new and creative ways to protect the planet we live on, but I...

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Rafael Jun 10, 2021 265 views

What can I do to educate the world on the necessity of wildlife?

I’m a college student on a path to become a specialist with exotic animals to be able to educate the world on the necessity of wildlife conservation. These animals are the epitome of natural beauty and the are in need of protection from poachers and the risk of extinction. #environmental...

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Emma Oct 23, 2016 716 views

What are some effective and progressive jobs in the environmental sustainability field?

My major is in environmental science. I am striving to really change the world as much as I possibly can in this field, making huge changes toward environmental sustainability and creating more positive effects on humankind's ecological footprint. Thanks so much! #environmental-science...

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Aisha Jun 19, 2021 301 views

What does a regular day for an environmental engineer look like?

I am interested in environmental sciences/studies. I was looking at environmental engineer because I thought that would be interesting but I am not sure if that is really for me. What is it like to be an environmental engineer? #engineer #environmental-engineering #environmental-science...

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Sheffield Jun 08, 2021 396 views

What does is the day in the life of an environmental scientist look like?

I am a high school student who is interested in majoring in environmental science and minoring in oceanography. #environmental-science #science #environmental

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Rachel May 12, 2016 538 views

What career options are there with an environmental protection.

im thinking about majoring in this this fall. #environmental #earth-science

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Abigail Apr 08, 2018 744 views

Is it worth earning higher than a bachelor's when pursuing a career in environmental engineering?

I plan to get a bachelor's degree in environmental engineering for sure, but would it be worth the time, money($40K/yr at the school I am looking at), and effort to work towards a master's or PhD? #engineering #environmental-engineering #money #debt #degrees #bachelors-degree #bachelorsdegree...

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Isabella Jun 15, 2020 438 views

What are the possible careers one can pursue after majoring in environmental studies?

I am interested in studying environmental studies and dance in college and was wondering what careers others have pursued after earning a degree in environmental studies. How were you offered a job opportunity? What kind of resources were available to you during college that helped you prepare...

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Sean Jan 16, 2018 522 views

What type of employment can I obtain with a B.S. in #wildlife conservation/environmental science#?

#Environmental science# and wildlife conservation are what I will major in while in college. #environmental-science #biology #ecology #wildlife-conservation

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Isabelle Jul 31, 2018 447 views

Will I be able to study other things in college and then somehow apply them to what my major is?

#choosing-a-major #college-major #majors #physicists #astronomy #environmental

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Vivian Sep 06, 2020 448 views

Are there jobs that benefit the environment where I can use art skills?

#environmental #environment #art

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Jasmin Oct 19, 2016 518 views

What steps steps should an environmental engineer take to be able to improve environmental problems as much as possible?

As an aspiring environmental engineer who cares greatly about the earth and conservation, I would like to know the most suitable path I should take in the college and work force to make the greatest difference as I can. #business #engineering #management #environmental #and

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Gina May 03, 2019 346 views

How much salary can an environmental scientist make? What other jobs can I take like this one?

#environmental #nature #salary #science

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Ashley Mar 02, 2019 327 views

I am an aspiring wildlife biologist but have a BS in Environmental Science. Should I go back to school for a BS in Wildlife Biology or try to get into a Wildlife Master's Program?

Wildlife, Biology, post-baccalaureate, Master's degree, #biology #environmental Conservation

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Madisyn Dec 08, 2014 1274 views

How can my passion for science play out in a career?

I am a junior at Boston Collegiate and I am extremely curious about the field of science, especially when it bubbles down to the bonds and atoms. Knowing how things in the world work, down to the finest detail, has always made me interested in the field of science, specifically with...

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Isabella Jun 15, 2020 406 views

Environmentalists: What do you wish you knew before starting out at your job?

I am planning on majoring in an environmental field in college and I was wondering if you could let me know what you wished you knew before starting your career. Is there anything you would change about your education or your experiences before pursuing your career? #science #college #career...

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Carly Apr 15, 2020 559 views

How do I decide on what I want to do for the rest of my life?

I have a wide variety of careers which I am thinking about including #criminal-justice #environmental #parks-and-recreation and #education but I am unsure about what the pros and cons are for each career. I am entering #college as an #undecided major and hope to discover new careers and narrow...

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Rayann May 28, 2019 368 views

What is it like going into the Environmental field in terms of workload and tasks?

The environmental field is one of the many things i like but ive been told the job isnt what it seems along with there being job opportunities at all. #environmental

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Emily Nov 12, 2019 267 views

What companies or industries do you think I should target if I want to become a Zoologist??

Zoologist; animals #zoology #animals #environmental