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New Mexico State University

What Can I Do With a Major In Environmental Science?

(Department of Entomology, Plant Pathology, Weed Science)

Areas of Focus

Fishery & Wildlife Management, Parks & Outdoor Recreation, Air & Water Quality Management, Education & Communications, Hazardous Waste Management, Land & Water Conservation, Solid Waste Management, Climate Change, Coastal Environments and Oceans, Ecotourism, Toxics and the Environment, Biodiversity Loss & Species Extinction, and Forestry, Planning, and Energy.

 

Career Titles

Alternative Energy Specialist
Architect
Chemist
Climate Change Specialist
Community Organizer
Entrepreneur
Earth Scientist
Conservation Biologist
Lobbyist
Environmental Economist
Environmental Educator
Park Ranger
Environmental Engineer
Environmental Health Specialist
Lawyer
Environmental Journalist
Environmental Regulator
Forester
Geographic Information Specialist
Industrial Ecologist
Nature Guide
Landscape Architect
Land Use Planner
Policy Analyst
Marine Scientist
Water Resources Manager
Fund Raiser
Biostatistician
Hydrologist
Risk Manager
Toxicologist
Soil Scientist
Chemist
Community Relations Manager

 

Career Related Websites

Air and Waste Management Association

American Water Resources Association

Association for Environmental Health and Sciences

National Association of Environmental Professionals

Society for Conservation Biology

National Audubon Society

National Wildlife Federation

Sierra Club