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and the Environment
Illinois State University
Faculty & Staff
Environmental Systems Science and Sustainability
Strong interest in basic science and mathematics
Strong writing and reading skills
Being Successful in the Field
Bachelor's degree qualifies you for entry-level positions in government and industry.
Master's degree qualifies you for community college teaching and advancement in industry and government.
Ph.D. is required for research and teaching positions in colleges and universities and senior positions in government and industry.
Obtain volunteer, part-time, summer, internship, or co-op experience in your area of interest.
Join professional organizations such as the American Geography Society or the National Council for Geographic Education.
Become a member of groups directed toward improvement of natural resources or environment and pollution control.
Maintain knowledge of current environmental issues including policy, conservation, and industry trends.
Geography, Geology, Biological Sciences
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