School of Environmental Studies
What Can You Do With A Degree in Environmental Studies?
The sky's the limit! There are many different areas that Environmental Studies majors go into after they graduate from Tennessee Tech University. Here are a few examples:
- Environmental Remediation and Compliance:
- Remediation, Auditing, Air and Water Pollution.
- Air or Water Quality Management:
- Laboratory Analysis, Watershed Management, Stream Restoration, Sustainable Infrastructure, Permitting.
- Conservation Planning:
- Natural Resource Planning, Transportation Planning, Recreation Management, Building/Zoning, Park Management.
- Environmental Education and Communication:
- Teaching, Technical Writing, Editing for Publishers, Public Relations, Nature Photography, Journalism.
- Environmental Law:
- Political Action, Lobbying, Science Policy, Regulatory Affairs, Patent Law, Environmental Law, Non-profit, Mediation.
- Waste Management:
- Risk Assessment, Quality Control, Recycling, Environmental Engineering, Industrial Hygiene, Public and Environmental Health.
Prospective Employers Pertaining to Environmental Studies
Local (Public and Private)