According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, "although their specific career paths might differ, sustainability professionals promote environmental protection, social responsibility and profitability." Our first-of-its-kind Sustainable Communities program integrates the sciences, social sciences and the humanities to expand your job opportunities.
Sustainability jobs continue to grow in every market sector. The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics indicates that the employment outlook for sustainability and environmental specialists is projected to grow 11 percent by 2024, faster than the average for all occupations. A master's degree in Sustainable Communities will allow you to pursue a career in many existing and emerging fields, including: corporate citizenship, climate change research, green architecture, government sustainability, conservation organizations, green transportation, urban planning and non-profit management.