From the courses to the internship or research, you will be doing sustainability.
Students majoring in sustainability will be prepared to pursue careers in the private sector or government. Career areas include sustainable practices, natural resource management, renewable energy, community planning, non-governmental organizations and education.
Students majoring in sustainability may choose either a Natural Science Specialization or a Social Science Specialization.
To help students gain a better understanding of how earth science and sustainability issues impacts their daily lives, faculty will incorporate science and social issues related to the Missouri River into their classes.
Morgan Appley wants to change the world, and she said she is going to do it one backyard at a time.
"Greening Vermillion" is a nonprofit environmental organization whose goal is to become a resource for all "green" events, news and activism in the city.
Sustainability graduates will be prepared for professional or graduate education, and to enter careers in the following fields.
|Natural Resource Conservation||USDA Natural Resource Conservation Service
|Environmental Conservation||Greening Vermillion
|Social Equality||Sharing the Dream
|Waste and Recycling||City of Sioux Falls
|Sustainability & Environmental Consulting
||Institute for Environmental Assessment|
|Policy Making and Regulatory
|Local Foods||Heikes Family Farm|