"Rocks for jocks" was the saying a while ago about geology. That was until they went searching for oil, or granite counter tops became a must have for elegant homes. The environmental science major, and the various facets within it, will allow students to better understand how humans act with, and upon, their natural world. Waste Management, Power Generation, Plant Nurseries, Recycling Centers and many other industries hire Environmental Science graduates. It’s an amazing field with endless possibilities.
Why is this Important?
- Direct links to employers who use the major every day
- See if the ACTUAL professional nature of the major interests you – or not!
- Many of these types of companies offer internships in the major
|Identifying appropriate soil sampling and testing methods to determine if contaminants are present, and at what concentration levels.||Visit|
|For over two decades American International Companies® original environmental insurance product has grown to include over 15 specialized environmental insurance products that are now provided by AIG Member Companies.||Visit|
|US Filter is company that can clean whole river systems, amazing stuff!!||Visit|
|Waste Management Corporation||WMC is probably the company who collects your trash every week…||Visit|
|Blue Water technologies||This company uses advanced technology to clean waste water.||Visit|
|Poly Lok||Polylok, Inc. is an international supplier of plastic injection molded products for the precast concrete and onsite wastewater industries.||Visit|
|Spartan Environmental Technologies||Bacterial and viral diseases create serious problems in semi-intensive and intensive aquaculture. Use of surface water in flow-through systems represents a risk of contamination by introducing waterborne fish pathogenic microorganisms.||Visit|
|State of Michigan Fish Hatchery Project||Aquaculture is how we farm fish, Every state has some form of aquaculture projects going on.||Visit|