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Careers for environmental types and others who respect the by Jane Kinney

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By Jane Kinney

Discusses environmentally-oriented academic possibilities and occupations in enterprises, executive, small company, non-profit corporations, and the media.

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Further, the rewards for choosing an environmental career are quite appealing. Not only will you be doing something personally satisfying, but the contribution that you make through any of the following environmental career paths will be of net benefit to the earth. It is only through the work of concerned people like you that we will ensure the continued health of our planet and just as importantly, ensure a bright and healthy future for our children and the children of future generations. A Quick Look at Jobs for the Ecologically Minded Today there are environmental professionals working in corporations, in all levels of government, in industry as engineers, scientists, and technicians, in the various media, in nonprofit Page 7 organizations, and as educators and entrepreneurs.

Typically, students receive either a Bachelor of Arts or a Bachelor of Science degree and choose a major course of study in one academic department. Peterson's Guide to Four Year Colleges lists over thirty different academic majors with an environmental focus. According to Barron's Profiles on American Colleges, there are a little over 230 four-year schools that offer an undergraduate major in environmental studies. The bulk of these programs are in environmental science and are rooted in the basic sciences, but many have an interdisciplinary focus.

Do I prefer to work on long-term projects or do I prefer a more loosely defined job with mainly short-term projects and diverse day-to-day tasks? 7. Am I willing to work in a place where I will have to deal with bureaucracy and a paper chase? 8. Do I prefer working in an urban or rural place? 9. Am I willing to travel? 10. Am I willing to relocate to areas where jobs are available? 11. Can I live on a modest but comfortable income, or do I want to quickly climb the financial ladder? 12. Am I willing to go through years of post-secondary education and/or technical training?

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