Professional Development

To build an exceptional career, students need both academic training AND and an understanding of how to leverage their training into professional opportunities. As such, career development is an emphasis of our program. Throughout the year we provide opportunities for students to attend green conferences, career panels, connect with program alumni, access the University’s career advising services, and attend a career development retreat.  These experiences help our students learn how to: navigate the sustainability job market, make lasting professional connections, and grow their network of colleagues.

As a professional degree program, MS3 offers a number of unique professional development opportunities and workshops, including:


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