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GEOLOGY TRIP TO ARIZONA, Spring Break 2010: 8 DAYS, 1,300 MILES, EXPERIENCES TO LAST A LIFETIME

Sustainability Studies Career Potential

There are a variety of jobs available for someone interested in the sustainability field. For example, one could work with for-profit businesses in increasing corporate sustainability efforts, or work with non-profit organizations or governments in developing specific sustainability projects. The range or training for sustainability studies students is broad, so the electives that one takes and the internship that you complete will in part define the direction you take with your career.

Among 2016-2017 Hofstra graduates who majored in natural sciences and mathematics, 100% of survey respondents reported that within one year of graduation they were employed and/or attending or planning to attend graduate school. Among those Hofstra graduates who majored in natural sciences and mathematics and who reported salary, the median annual self-reported salary was $42,000.

Of the 1,453 undergraduate students who graduated between August 2016 and May 2017, data was collected via surveys and other reliable sources resulting in knowledge about the outcomes for 61% of the 16-17 undergraduate alumni. Salary data is self-reported voluntarily by students and based upon a 32% response rate for undergraduate students. Salary figures only include annual base salary. They do not include bonus, commission or any other guaranteed compensation.

See alumni outcome reports in their entirety.


GEOLOGY TRIP TO ARIZONA, Spring Break 2010: 8 DAYS, 1,300 MILES, EXPERIENCES TO LAST A LIFETIME