- Linfield College
Environmental Studies

Life After Linfield

The expanding field of environmental studies provides a broad range of career opportunities for undergraduate majors. Some sample career tracks are listed below. Some can be entered with little more than a Bachelor's degree, others require some additional experiential and/or post-undergraduate training, others require Masters or even doctoral level study. For a more complete sense of the enormous possible career opportunities in Environmental Studies, consult with the Career Center library in Walker Hall.

Sample Environmental Studies careers:

  • pollution prevention
  • atmospheric scientists
  • air quality engineers
  • energy efficiency experts
  • biodiversity researchers
  • wildlife rehabilitation
  • field biologist
  • exotic animal nutritionist
  • wildlife biologist
  • aquatic environmental scientist
  • hydrologist
  • seismologist
  • land use planner
  • transportation planner