Saint Louis University

Sustainability is a systems-based science that integrates aspects of multiple disciplines, including environmental sciences, social sciences, business, and policy. Those who pursue careers in promoting and advocating for sustainable practices are passionate about solving today's most pressing environmental issues and increasing equity among the world's inhabitants.

Career Opportunities

The M.S. in Sustainability leverages students' undergraduate training and professional experience by cultivating systems thinking, applied research, and problem-solving skills valued by employers in business, finance, technology, higher education, engineering, government, nonprofit, consulting, and other industries. Individuals with advanced knowledge of sustainability science and related environmental, social, and economic issues are well-positioned for diverse and rewarding career opportunities.

The Center for Sustainability provides a network of alumni to help students obtain internships and develop their careers. Graduates have been employed by organizations in various fields.

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City of St. Louis
U.S. Air Force
Abengoa
Ameren
Antea Group
bioMérieux
Boeing
CFM Logistics
Fifth Third Bank
IBM
Monsanto
Reinsurance Group of America
Sunnen
SustainEdge
U.S. Bancorp Community Development Corporation
Waste Management
East-West Gateway Council of Governments
GreenTown Joplin
Missouri Library Association
Saint Louis University
St. Louis Earth Day