As a growing population seeks to protect the world's limited resources, career opportunities in sustainability will continue to expand. Your education at Central will help prepare you for careers that deal with the critical issues we face in the years ahead.
Here is a list of several internships and careers Central students have had in recent years related to sustainability.
Cool Student Projects/Internships
- Pollution Prevention Program
- Corps of Army Engineers, Lake Red Rock
- The Nature Conservancy
- Iowa Natural Heritage Foundation
- Thomson Environmental Consultants, Des Moines, Iowa
- Department of Natural Resources, Des Moines, Iowa
- Pheasants Forever, Ill.
- Biological technician, U.S. government, Medford, Ore.
- Scientist, Arrowhead Contracting, West Des Moines, Iowa
- Graduate student, sustainable agriculture, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa
- Limnologist, University of Iowa Hygienic Lab, Des Moines, Iowa
- Park Ranger, Army Corps of Engineers
- Environmental Specialist, Department of Natural Resources
For other job ideas - check out Central's Career Center.