Lauren McGrath '12 is the director of the Watershed Protection Program at Willistown Conserva... Lauren McGrath '12 is the director of the Watershed Protection Program at Willistown Conservation Trust in Newtown Square, Pa. Learn more about Lauren.

Life After Ursinus

Graduates of Environment and Sustainability are competitive on the job market and for entry to elite graduate programs in environmental studies (from natural science, social science, and humanities perspectives).

Our graduates who seek to continue their education have been accepted to programs at many schools, including:

Graduate Programs

  • University of Pennsylvania
  • University of Wisconsin, Madison
  • Villanova University
  • University of California - Berkeley
  • Purdue University
  • University of Oregon
  • Tulane University Law School
  • Cooper Medical School of Rowan University
  • Drexel University
  • Duke University
  • Indiana University at Bloomington
  • Michigan State University
  • Rutgers University
  • Temple University
  • Yale University
  • University of Delaware

Those that have entered the workforce have obtained competitive positions in job sectors that include the following industries and sectors:

Environment and Sustainability Careers

  • business
  • scientific consulting
  • engineering
  • non-profit ecosystem conservation and research
  • state and federal environmental and resource management
  • zoos and aquariums.

Meet Our Alumni

Photo of Amos Almy working in a national park

Amos Almy

Class of 2013 | Mount Rainier National Park

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Headshot of Catherine Buczek

Catherine Buczek

Class of 2018 | Tallahassee, Florida

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Allie Cook works with the Food Corps in Maine

Allie Cook

Class of 2018 | Indian Township, Maine

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Gabe Haug explores Oregon forests.

Gabe Haug

Class of 2016 | Eugene, Oregon

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Jessie Kemper working to remove invasive species from our waterways.

Jessie Kemper

Class of 2012 | Schwenksville, PA

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Planting trees as part of watershed conservation efforts in the Perkiomen.

Beth Myers

Class of 2017 | Schwenksville, PA

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Headshot of Lauralee Lightwood-Mater

Lauralee Lightwood-Mater

Class of 2011 | Philadelphia, PA

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Photo of Regan Dohm holding a bird of prey

Regan Dohm

Class of 2012 | Madison, Wisconsin

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ENV alum Sarah Huang at the Beaufort Sea for ethnographic field work as part of her graduate degree.

Sarah Huang

Class of 2014 | West Lafayette, Indiana

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Adam Schwemin

Adam Schwemin

Class of 2013 | Rockville, MD

Delivery Experience Specialist, Tesla Motors, Inc.

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ENV Alum Pete Sosinski is studying law in New York.

Pete Sosinski

Class of 2013 | White Plains, New York

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