Thinking About a Career in Sustainability? Here are 10 Career Paths to Consider Pursuing!

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As more people become environmentally conscious, the sustainability industry continues to increase in popularity which is causing a high demand for talented people in the sustainability field. By exploring the different career paths available in this industry, you can find one that aligns with your interests, values, and skills.

The following piece is an article provided by Indeed that defines sustainability, discusses 10 relevant careers in this field, provides national average salaries, primary duties, and lists several degrees that can help you prepare for a role in this industry.

Below is a list of sustainability career paths to consider pursuing:

  1. Environmental Scientist
  2. Environmental Geologist
  3. Ecologist
  4. Urban Planner
  5. Landscape Architect
  6. Environmental Consultant
  7. Air Quality Engineer
  8. Environmental Engineer
  9. Energy Manager
  10. Sustainability Engineer

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By Amanda Teixeira
Amanda Teixeira Assistant Director, Cooperative Education