General Human Environmental Sciences (HESC)

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What is General Human Environmental Sciences?

According to the University of Arkansas, "The general human environmental sciences curriculum serves students seeking a background in all of the subject-matter areas of human environmental sciences. The general curriculum prepares students for careers in social services, business, and the Cooperative Extension Service. Liberal elective hours allow students to select courses and programs to meet individual needs."

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Biotechnologist Hydrologist
Chemical Technician Industrial Hygienist
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City Planner Management Consultant
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Environmental Jobs and Careers - Lists professional positions in the environmental field.

Environmental Jobs by State

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United States Environmental Protection Agency - Check out the Students and Recent Grads section and the Federal Jobs by College Major for a listing of job titles related to your major.

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Water Environment Federation Job Bank

WWF Job Opportunities in Conservation

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The Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education

Ecological Society of America

Local Government Environmental Assistance Network


National Association of Environmental Professionals

National Environmental Health Agency

North American Association for Environmental Educators

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Society of Wetland Scientists

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